Homelessness in Galway

We work with people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness across Galway City and County. The number of people accessing our services increased by 70% in 2016 and since then, the level of demand on our services has been sustained. Galway Simon’s key statistics from 2019 can be seen below. 

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Households supported by our services in Galway City & County

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People accommodated in our housing services

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Households we actively worked with to prevent from falling into homelessness

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Families supported by our services, including 443 children

Homelessness in Ireland

Each month, the Department of Environment publishes a report containing the official homeless figures which gives a breakdown of homelessness in each region. The latest figures for July 2020 show the following figures nationally and in the West of Ireland.

National Statistics

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People trapped in emergency accommodation

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Families in emergency accommodation

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Children in emergency accommodation

West of Ireland Statistics

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People trapped in emergency accommodation

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Families in emergency accommodation

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Children in emergency accommodation

Reports about Homelessness

Download reports and research published by Galway Simon Community and the Simon Communities in Ireland  with all the facts and information you need to understand the complex problem of the homelessness and housing crisis in Ireland.

Preventing Family Homelessness: The Community Support Service at Galway Simon Community 19,122KB 119 downloads

This research reports on a study of the support for families provided by the Community...

Making the Case for a Right to Housing in Ireland 709KB 70 downloads

The Simon Communities paper Making the Case for a Right to Housing in Ireland contributes...

Locked Out of the Market XVI 1.4MB 15 downloads

Locked Out of the Market XVI: The Gap between HAP Limits and Market Rents was conducted...

Locked Out of the Market XIV 840kb 27 downloads

Locked Out of the Market XIV: The Gap between Rent Supplement/HAP Limits and Market...

Locked Out of the Market XI 998KB 22 downloads

Locked Out of the Market XI was conducted by the Simon Communities of Ireland over...

Locked Out of the Market X 898kb 51 downloads

Locked Out of the Market X by the Simon Communities of Ireland showed no rental properties...

Locked Out of the Market IX 807KB 41 downloads

Locked Out of the Market IX by the Simon Communities of Ireland showed no rental...

Locked Out of the Market VIII 871KB 33 downloads

Locked Out of the Market VII by the Simon Communities of Ireland is the eight study...

Locked Out of the Market VII 1.5MB 34 downloads

Locked Out of the Market VII by Simon Communities of Ireland is the seventh study...

Locked Out of the Market VI 0.00 16 downloads

This report by Simon Communities of Ireland, a follow up to Locked Out of the Market...

Locked Out of the Market V 0.00 KB 22 downloads

This report by Simon Communities of Ireland, a follow up to Locked Out of the Market...

Locked Out of the Market III 0.00 KB 72 downloads

This report by Simon Communities of Ireland, a follow-up to Locked Out of the Market...

Locked Out of the Market II 0.00 KB 142 downloads

This report by Simon Communities of Ireland, a follow-up to Locked Out of the Market...

Locked Out Of the Market I 0.00 KB 121 downloads

This report by Simon Communities of Ireland highlights the growing disparity between...

Which Way Home 0.00 KB 68 downloads

The Simon Communities of Ireland commissioned research to explore the experiences...

Womens Homelessness & Service Provision 0.00 KB 116 downloads

This study was commissioned by Simon Communities of Ireland. This is a guide for...

Simon Community Women & Homelessness Resource Guide 0.00 KB 89 downloads

This study looks at women’s experience of homelessness and was commissioned by...

Simon Community Homelessness and Housing Crisis 0.00 KB 158 downloads

The Simon Communities of Ireland Housing and Homeless Fact File highlights the extent...