Nearly 50 people homeless in Kilkenny during Christmas week

Sean Keane

Reporter:

Sean Keane

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sean.keane@kilkennypeople.ie

Sleeping rough in Kilkenny

A homeless man sleeping rough on High Street, Kilkenny last year

There were 49 people homeless in Kilkenny from December 25 to January 1 in Kilkenny. 

The figures are from the Department of Housing, Planning & Local Government based on data provided by housing authorities, captures details of individuals utilising State-funded emergency accommodation arrangements that are overseen by housing authorities.