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Listen: Charities Say Not Enough Action From Govt. On Homelessness Crisis.

: 08/17/2018 - 18:11

There's not enough action from the government when it comes to dealing with the homelessness crisis, according to a number of charities.

The latest figures show the price of rent has risen by 12.4 per cent in the past year.

The average cost of a home is now 1,300 euro a month in Kildare and more than 1,900 euro in Dublin.

The Kildare figure is 83% higher than the lowest level.

Mike Allen from Focus Ireland says the government needs to back up all its talk on homelessness:

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