Homeless figures across region drop by nine in one month

Roscommon saw a reduction of five in its homeless figures for March.

New figures published by the department of housing, show that just one persona accessed homeless services in the county during march – a drop from six from February.

Longford’s homeless figures decreased by one in the last month – dropping from nine to eight but Leitrim’s increased from two to three.

In Cavan, three additional people accessed homeless services last month compared to February – growing from eleven to fourteen.

In Monaghan, there was an increase of one – as the figure jumped from two to three.

In total twenty-five people accessed homeless services in the region last month – down from thirty-four in February.