This morning and yesterday afternoon.
Dublin city centre.
There’s been an increase in drug relapses and loneliness among homeless people during the pandemic.
A new study from Merchants Quay Ireland’s warned that rough sleepers who are struggling with mental illness and drug use, are suffering as a result of disruption to services because of Covid.
They’ve had reduced access to toilets, been unable to wash and have found the loss of in-person counselling supports difficult.