Minister Murphy Publishes August homeless figures

Mr. Eoghan Murphy T.D., Minister for Housing, Planning & Local Government, today (30 September, 2019) published his Department’s August Homelessness Report. The report, based on data provided by housing authorities, captures details of individuals accessing State-funded emergency accommodation arrangements that are overseen by housing authorities.

   National Figures            August 2019      
   Adults      6,490
   Families      1,726*
   Dependants      3,848

*Adults associated with these families are included in the 6,490 figure