# merchants-quay - Saturday 29 September, 2018
TheJournal.ie spent a morning this week at Merchant’s Quay Ireland, which provides assistance to homeless people and drug users in Dublin.
# merchants-quay - Friday 14 September, 2018
Merchants Quay chief: “It’s an understatement at this point to say we have a homelessness crisis”
# merchants-quay - Sunday 9 September, 2018
Officers said that a 29-year-old man was injured at around 11.45pm.
# merchants-quay - Saturday 10 March, 2018
The new centre will be operated by Merchants Quay Ireland on Dublin’s south quays.
# merchants-quay - Monday 5 March, 2018
Local politicians have called for clarity on what gardai are supposed to do.
# merchants-quay - Tuesday 26 September, 2017
Steroid addiction is on the rise in Ireland.
# merchants-quay - Tuesday 25 July, 2017
Naloxone may have saved 98 lives in Northern Ireland over five years.
# merchants-quay - Thursday 22 December, 2016
The homelessness campaigner has hit out at the quality of beds on offer, and called some hostels “a disgrace”.
# merchants-quay - Tuesday 20 September, 2016
The number of rough sleepers in the capital has reached a record high.
# merchants-quay - Sunday 14 August, 2016
We spent an afternoon at Merchant’s Quay Ireland, which provides assistance to drug users in Dublin.
# merchants-quay - Saturday 7 November, 2015
At the Merchants Quay Night Café, staff and clients talk about injection centres
A government report recommended the decriminalisation of small amounts of cannabis, cocaine and heroin earlier this week.
# merchants-quay - Friday 23 October, 2015
The road is currently closed.
# merchants-quay - Thursday 15 October, 2015
The death of Emma Sloan from an allergic reaction gave a huge impetus to the campaign.
# merchants-quay - Saturday 10 October, 2015
He had been missing since Wednesday.
# merchants-quay - Sunday 31 May, 2015
Some of the people using the emergency service to avoid sleeping on the streets are strikingly young, writes Mark Kennedy.
# merchants-quay - Friday 1 May, 2015
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…
Merchants Quay has temporarily suspended its day services, and will reopen shortly.
# merchants-quay - Thursday 22 January, 2015
Merchant’s Quay runs a new night café, and its opening is due to the 20-point plan drafted up after Jonathan Corrie’s death.
# merchants-quay - Wednesday 21 January, 2015
It will provide a light meal, tea/coffee, showers and clothing as well as information and advice.
# merchants-quay - Tuesday 2 December, 2014
Merchants Quay says one person dies of an overdose every day in Ireland.
# merchants-quay - Tuesday 22 April, 2014
The HSE said that 500 people were on methadone for more than 10 years.
# merchants-quay - Tuesday 25 December, 2012
‘Mike’ has no home to go to this Christmas. He describes what life is like on the streets – and how common death is.
# merchants-quay - Wednesday 21 November, 2012
The new Merchants Quay will be formally opened today, as staff confirm significant increase in demand.
# merchants-quay - Wednesday 10 October, 2012
Homeless person John speaks to TheJournal.ie about the struggle to get clean, changes in drug use, and being branded a ‘stupid junkie’.
# merchants-quay - Friday 14 September, 2012
It has also seen its drugs services “stretched to capacity” as the recession impacts on people’s lives in Ireland, said its CEO.
# merchants-quay - Sunday 25 December, 2011
Kenneth spent last Christmas without a home. He describes what it’s like on the streets, and his plans for the future.
# merchants-quay - Saturday 3 December, 2011
The head of a service for drug users and the homeless in Ireland has said that some addicts are being driven to drinking hand sanitiser in an effort to get a fix of alcohol.
# merchants-quay - Friday 29 July, 2011
The singer’s meltdowns were very public, but few people understand the reality of addiction, writes recovered drug user Brendan Magee.