Funding announced for a new out of hours counselling service for homeless people


Irish Examiner 

“Research shows that people who are homeless are at a greater risk of self-harm and suicide ideation, and Dublin Simon has found that targeted measures can reduce these types of thoughts and behaviours. The report, “Opening the Door to Hope”, was launched by the Dublin Simon Community, and identifies ways to support people who expressed suicidal ideation, found that targeted measures reduced the frequency of suicidal thoughts and behaviours.” 

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