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In 6 Months Anyone Can Become Homeless

Homelessness in
Ireland Today

“A Hunger to Help”

Rev Ása Björk Ólafsdóttir, Rector of Christ Church in Dún Laoghaire, felt compelled to respond to the needs of the homeless people asking for help at her church. That something started out as “The Dining Room” in the church hall offering free hot meals. The service responds to the needs of those experiencing food poverty in a way that respects their human dignity. In Asa’s own words “As Christians we are all responsible for our brothers and sisters in times of need.

The Shocking Facts


Relying on homeless



Children in emergency




households in 2018


What You Can Do

- 1 -
Invite a speaker to your church/community group

- 2 -
Donate to support homeless charities

- 3 -
Lobby a politician

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