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#Jonathan Corrie

# jonathan-corrie - Friday 8 September, 2017

Three years on from the death of Jonathan Corrie, another homeless summit takes place today
# Renewed Effort
# Renewed Effort

Three years on from the death of Jonathan Corrie, another homeless summit takes place today

Sep 8th 2017, 6:20 AM 8,124 Views 79 Comments

Homelessness in Ireland is at its worst stage in recent history, with numbers rising all the time.

# jonathan-corrie - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

One year on from Jonathan Corrie's death, we're still relying on short-term solutions
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

One year on from Jonathan Corrie's death, we're still relying on short-term solutions

Dec 1st 2015, 9:03 PM 11,895 Views 59 Comments

His death, on a cold November night, sparked nationwide outrage, but what has changed?

# jonathan-corrie - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Charity warns more homeless people could die as winter sets in
# On The Streets
# On The Streets

Charity warns more homeless people could die as winter sets in

Sep 26th 2015, 4:10 PM 12,846 Views 84 Comments

Dublin Simon says the number of rough sleepers is the highest it has ever been.

# jonathan-corrie - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Do we need another Jonathan Corrie to die before our government will take the homeless crisis seriously?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Do we need another Jonathan Corrie to die before our government will take the homeless crisis seriously?

Aug 16th 2015, 12:00 PM 110 Views 93 Comments

The homeless crisis in Ireland is crying out for politicians to do the right thing, not the political thing, writes Donal O’Keeffe

# jonathan-corrie - Thursday 30 April, 2015

The number of people sleeping rough in Dublin has just had the biggest decrease ever
# Homeless
# Homeless

The number of people sleeping rough in Dublin has just had the biggest decrease ever

Apr 30th 2015, 3:10 PM 16,562 Views 29 Comments

Has the crisis been averted?

# jonathan-corrie - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

'An insult': Jonathan Corrie plaque removed from doorway where he died
# Molesworth Street
# Molesworth Street

'An insult': Jonathan Corrie plaque removed from doorway where he died

Mar 4th 2015, 6:03 PM 28,394 Views 51 Comments

His family is upset by the move.

# jonathan-corrie - Monday 29 December, 2014

One Coalition party isn't keen on letting bedsits back onto the market
# Housing
# Housing

One Coalition party isn't keen on letting bedsits back onto the market

Dec 29th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,529 Views 14 Comments

Tánaiste Joan Burton had previously suggested the ban could be examined.

# jonathan-corrie - Monday 15 December, 2014

Daughter of Jonathan Corrie planning to sleep-out on street where her father died
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Daughter of Jonathan Corrie planning to sleep-out on street where her father died

Dec 15th 2014, 9:04 AM 8,901 Views 17 Comments

The 43-year-old’s death two weeks ago — just metres from the gates of Leinster House — refocused attention on the issue of homelessness.

# jonathan-corrie - Friday 12 December, 2014

Twenty more emergency beds will be available from tonight
# Shelter
# Shelter

Twenty more emergency beds will be available from tonight

Dec 12th 2014, 3:16 PM 6,537 Views 20 Comments

It brings the number of new emergency beds to 70. The government has promised 260 before Christmas.

# jonathan-corrie - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

A plaque has been erected in the doorway where Jonathan Corrie died
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

A plaque has been erected in the doorway where Jonathan Corrie died

Dec 9th 2014, 6:08 PM 9,084 Views 26 Comments

He passed away from hypothermia earlier this month.

# jonathan-corrie - Friday 5 December, 2014

"He could have been helped a bit more": Jonathan Corrie's devastated family on his tragic death
# Homeless
# Homeless

"He could have been helped a bit more": Jonathan Corrie's devastated family on his tragic death

Dec 5th 2014, 8:17 AM 16,466 Views 46 Comments

Jonathan died on Molesworth Street in Dublin last week.

# jonathan-corrie - Thursday 4 December, 2014

"No need for anyone to have to sleep rough in Dublin ... unless they make that choice themselves"
# Homeless Summit
# Homeless Summit

"No need for anyone to have to sleep rough in Dublin ... unless they make that choice themselves"

Dec 4th 2014, 11:01 PM 22,394 Views 91 Comments

A forum on homelessness — convened in response to the death of Jonathan Corrie — has ended at the Custom House.

# jonathan-corrie - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

In his own words: Jonathan Corrie on homelessness - and hoping for a chance
# Jonathan Corrie
# Jonathan Corrie

In his own words: Jonathan Corrie on homelessness - and hoping for a chance

Dec 3rd 2014, 11:05 PM 42,370 Views 62 Comments

AUDIO: The man who tragically died virtually on the doorstep of Leinster House in an interview only a few months ago.

There was a very moving vigil for the homeless outside Leinster House last night
# Jonathan Corrie
# Jonathan Corrie

There was a very moving vigil for the homeless outside Leinster House last night

Dec 3rd 2014, 7:00 AM 16,869 Views 74 Comments

The silent vigil followed the discovery of the body of a homeless man just yards from Leinster House on Monday.

# jonathan-corrie - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Leinster House postpones turning on its Christmas lights after homeless man's death
# Mark Of Respect
# Mark Of Respect

Leinster House postpones turning on its Christmas lights after homeless man's death

Dec 2nd 2014, 5:20 PM 12,315 Views 38 Comments

The Ceann Comhairle said tonight’s planned event would be ‘inappropriate’.