New figures of over 7000 now homeless- The governments housing plan is a total failure.

Sickening news this morning that homeless figures have increased yet again to over 7000 (including 2500 children). When I raised it with the Minister – all we get is the same old platitudes which will mean the next figures will...

26th January 2017

New council houses promised by 2017 won’t even begin to keep pace with number joining the list this year alone

New council houses promised by 2017 won’t even begin to keep pace with number joining the list this year alone PBPA predicts housing crisis will continue to worsen unless emergency measures are taken In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett TD,...

5th May 2015

Priority Dail Questions on homeless crisis censored

PBPA TD condemns “disgraceful” decision to disallow priority Dail questions to Minister Alan Kelly about deepening crisis in homeless services and costs of emergency accommodation   Government attempting to cover-up its responsibility and shift blame, as homeless and housing crisis spirals...

22nd April 2015