The recently released April 2023 Homeless Report, reveals a distressing milestone as the number of individuals in emergency accommodation surpasses 12,000 for the first time. Engaging in a discussion is Pat Dennigan, CEO of Focus Ireland, shedding light on the organisation’s efforts to address homelessness, Alice Leahy, Director of Services at the Alice Leahy Trust, sharing her invaluable insights from years of working with the homeless population, and Paul Murphy, People Before Profit TD for Dublin South-West, offers a political perspective on tackling the housing crisis.
“I think the city has lost its soul completely.”
Daniel McConnell, Political Editor with the Irish Examiner wrote a piece at the weekend about the state of the streets of Dublin. He joined Kieran and Alice Leahy from The Alice Leahy Trust, to discuss why the city has fallen into such disarray.
Link to the TippFm here.