Peter McVerry SJ

Valuable lessons for the vulnerable

May 28, 2024

A report on behalf of The Peter McVerry Trust sheds light on the impact of COVID-19 on the homeless and drug using populations.

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‘Worst decision the Government has made’

April 5, 2023

Homelessness campaigner Peter McVerry SJ has publicly condemned the Irish Government's controversial lifting of the temporary ban on evictions.

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Peter McVerry Trust regeneration project in Limerick

February 20, 2023

The Minister for Housing launched construction work on the Peter McVerry Trust regeneration project in Limerick City on 13 February 2023.

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When will it all end?

December 20, 2022

In this end of year interview, Peter McVerry SJ relates some shocking statistics concerning the housing crisis in Ireland – numbers that do not appear on the official government register.

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Record high homeless figures

November 28, 2022

Peter McVerry SJ criticises the record high homeless figures that have increased to over 11,000 people during the month of October 2022.

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Provincial launches NCI strategic plan

November 23, 2022

Fr Leonard Moloney SJ launched the five-year strategic plan of the National College of Ireland. Homelessness campaigner Peter McVerry SJ was also awarded an honorary fellowship at the event.

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McVerry Trust broadly welcomes budget

September 27, 2022

The Peter McVerry Trust has given a broad welcome to Budget 2023. It identified key areas which will impact positively on the people it works with.

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Peter McVerry Trust wins garden award

June 22, 2022

The homeless charity wins the People's Choice Show Garden Award at the Bord Bia Bloom 2022 garden festival in the Phoenix Park, Dublin.

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Sons of Ignatius podcast: The promise of death and resurrection

April 15, 2022

In this Good Friday episode, Fr. Niall looks at live through the lens of the Paschal Mystery.

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‘Bring back the eviction ban’

January 7, 2022

A staggering 359 children have been made homeless in the last three months alone. Peter McVerry SJ calls for reinstatement of eviction ban.

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