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# family-hubs - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Families spend average of six months in homeless hubs, says housing charity

Families spend average of six months in homeless hubs, says housing charity

Nov 27th 2019, 10:50 AM 9,079 Views 40 Comments

A new report from Respond found that only 8% of families supported by the charity received social housing in 2018.

# family-hubs - Thursday 18 April, 2019

'It’s like a prison, it’s just horrible': Family hubs through the eyes of homeless children
# No Place Like Home
# No Place Like Home

'It’s like a prison, it’s just horrible': Family hubs through the eyes of homeless children

Apr 18th 2019, 6:01 AM 18,213 Views 31 Comments

The Ombudsman for Children’s Office spoke with 80 children living in family hubs around the country.

# family-hubs - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Homeless accommodation: Staff complaints detail racial abuse, drug use, threatening behaviour
# Complaints
# Complaints

Homeless accommodation: Staff complaints detail racial abuse, drug use, threatening behaviour

Oct 13th 2018, 12:05 AM 23,831 Views 44 Comments

New documents reveal complaints by staff in emergency accommodation to the homeless providers in Dublin.

# family-hubs - Saturday 22 September, 2018

More homeless families living in hotels, despite Government claim that hubs are 'best response' to crisis
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

More homeless families living in hotels, despite Government claim that hubs are 'best response' to crisis

Sep 22nd 2018, 7:00 AM 9,876 Views 42 Comments

More families are continuing to live in hotels a year after the government pledged to end the practice.

# family-hubs - Friday 4 August, 2017

'It's absolutely disgraceful': There are still over 2,800 children homeless in Ireland
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

'It's absolutely disgraceful': There are still over 2,800 children homeless in Ireland

Aug 4th 2017, 5:46 PM 9,266 Views 66 Comments

There were 1365 families with 2895 children staying in emergency accommodation in June.

# family-hubs - Monday 24 July, 2017

Cockroaches, mould and chronic drug abuse in front of children - life in homeless accommodation
# Emergency Accommodation
# Emergency Accommodation

Cockroaches, mould and chronic drug abuse in front of children - life in homeless accommodation

Jul 24th 2017, 12:05 AM 13,496 Views 31 Comments

New documents detail the issues facing people living in homeless emergency accommodation.

# family-hubs - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Irish Human Rights Commission worried new hubs could 'normalise' family homelessness
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Irish Human Rights Commission worried new hubs could 'normalise' family homelessness

Jul 12th 2017, 9:26 AM 9,306 Views 41 Comments

IHREC released a detailed report outlining its concerns about the new family hub model of homeless accommodation.

# family-hubs - Monday 3 July, 2017

Homeless families asked to pay €37 a week to live in 'hubs'
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Homeless families asked to pay €37 a week to live in 'hubs'

Jul 3rd 2017, 6:00 PM 30,615 Views 74 Comments

Family hubs are group accommodation units specifically for homeless families.

# family-hubs - Friday 30 June, 2017

'Enough is enough': There are over 2,800 children homeless in Ireland
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

'Enough is enough': There are over 2,800 children homeless in Ireland

Jun 30th 2017, 5:29 PM 21,377 Views 121 Comments

There were 1,312 families with 2,777 children homeless staying in emergency accommodation in May.

# family-hubs - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

'Families shouldn't be living in hotels, but to move them into a disused warehouse?'
# Bargaintown
# Bargaintown

'Families shouldn't be living in hotels, but to move them into a disused warehouse?'

May 30th 2017, 6:01 AM 16,358 Views 27 Comments

New planned homeless accommodation has come under strong criticism.

# family-hubs - Sunday 16 April, 2017

'We have our own beds now': Will family hubs be able to replace hotels for homeless families?
# Family Hubs
# Family Hubs

'We have our own beds now': Will family hubs be able to replace hotels for homeless families?

Apr 16th 2017, 7:30 AM 16,339 Views 20 Comments

The Housing Minister has said hotels will no longer be used for homeless families by July.