homelessness

Tackling the scourge of homelessness

August 30, 2022

As homeless figures soar the Peter McVerry Trust calls for three-fold action from government.

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Peter McVerry Trust wins garden award

June 22, 2022

The homeless charity wins the People's Choice Show Garden Award at the Bord Bia Bloom 2022 garden festival in the Phoenix Park, Dublin.

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Peter McVerry Trust at Bloom 2022

May 26, 2022

The homeless charity will feature a show garden at this year's festival symbolising the journey people impacted by homelessness undertake.

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‘Building together’ – Peter McVerry Trust

April 5, 2022

The hardware group Homevalue has teamed up with Peter McVerry Trust to supply resources for social housing and homeless services.

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‘Bring back the eviction ban’

January 7, 2022

A staggering 359 children have been made homeless in the last three months alone. Peter McVerry SJ calls for reinstatement of eviction ban.

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Back on the road again

September 29, 2021

Over €60,000 has been raised for the Peter McVerry Trust through the annual charity cycle event on Saturday 18 September

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Plan for social housing units in Kildare

August 12, 2021

Mr Pat Doyle, CEO of Peter McVerry Trust, was interviewed on Kildare Today radio about the plan to deliver a significant number of new social housing units

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Taoiseach launches Peter McVerry Trust’s housing plan

July 27, 2021

An Taoiseach, Micheál Martin, launches Peter McVerry Trust's five-year strategic plan to deliver 1,200 new social housing units

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Busy days for Peter McVerry Trust

May 18, 2021

The recently launched apartment block for homeless people in Dublin is one of a number of major initiatives that has kept the Peter McVerry Trust busy of late

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‘Virtual Sleep Out’ raises over €125,000

January 19, 2021

Belvedere College students attempted to 'walk in the shoes' of homeless people as they slept out in their back gardens

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