Homelessness - Resources and Reports

Key Documents

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Rebuilding Ireland: Action Plan for Housing and Homelessness (2016-2021) 
is a national interagency plan designed to tackle the national
increase in homelessness and achieve its objectives to end
long term homelessness and rough sleeping by the end
of 2021.

reducing harm supporting recovery image ‘Reducing Harm, Supporting Recovery’ was launched in 2017 and
aims to provide an integrated public health approach to drug
and alcohol use, focused on promoting healthier lifestyles
within society.
Rehabilitation framework image The National Drug Rehabilitation Framework (NDRF) is a framework
through which service providers will ensure that individuals
affected by drug use are provided with an individual care
pathway. This framework is a practical guide that can also be
used to support people in homelessness who experience multiple,
complex health and social needs.
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Housing First National Implementation Plan (2018-2021)

This National Implementation Plan for Housing First 2018 -2021, developed in collaboration between the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government, Department of Health, Local Authorities and the HSE National Social Inclusion Office, underpins the Government’s commitment to provide permanent and lasting solutions to rough sleeping and long-term homelessness in Ireland. Key to Housing First is providing direct access to long-term housing and then supporting the person in their home with intensive housing and health supports.