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01/20/2017 at 13:19. Facebook
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01/18/2017 at 20:08. Facebook
Join our Paris2Nice team in 2017!! This epic 6 day cycle challenge is not only a chance for great sporting achievement but also a great opportunity to fundraise for Focus Ireland.

For anyone interested, there will be an info evening tomorrow night Thursday January 19th at 8pm in the Hampton Hotel, Dublin 4. Please register your interest by emailing events@focusireland.ie

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01/18/2017 at 18:55. Facebook
The Focus Ireland Graduate Programme known internally as our Community Service Volunteer (CSV) Programme offers opportunities to college graduates to develop their skills and expertise in the area of social and community work.

It is particularly suited to graduates of Social Science courses who are interested in gaining experience prior to returning to complete their masters in Social...
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Work With Us - Graduates of Social Science

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01/17/2017 at 17:53. Facebook
Do you have 4hours/4 days/4 months of your time to give?

Whatever your schedule, you can make a difference.

There are plenty of ways that you can help support our fundraising events! Every effort you make will raise funds to help make an incredible difference to the lives of people who are homeless in Ireland.

To find out more please visit our website [ Focusireland.ie Link ]

Help and Support Focus Ireland's Work to End Homelessness

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Focus Ireland
01/15/2017 at 19:41. Facebook
The Focus Ireland quote of the week:

"The time is always right to do what is right"
~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

Great words from a great man that will always ring true no matter the day or year. We can always do right by our fellow man.
Our family and advocacy teams will be at the Dail today telling the Social Protection Committee about the particular problems faced by lone parent families.

One quarter of Irish families have one parent, but Two thirds of the 1205 families living in hotel rooms and B&B's are lone parent families.

Anne Marie O'Reilly from the family team will tell the politicians that All homeless families...
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Why not do something amazing in 2017? By getting out and active you can help challenge homelessness & change lives.

It doesn’t matter whether you are a seasoned marathon runner or if you have never run a day in your life - we’ll have a challenge to suit you.

From overseas treks and extreme challenges to mini-marathons and fun runs you're sure to find a worthy challenge for a worthy...
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Students from a number of schools are to hand Housing Minister Simon Coveney a petition of 10,000 signatures calling for action on the homeless crisis.

The students from three schools in Waterford and east Cork have compiled the list of names to register their concern about the escalating numbers of people throughout the country who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

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Students to hand petition of 10,000 signatures to Simon Coveney over homeless crisis

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Have you heard about our Employment Focus service?

We are working with businesses to provide them with experienced candidates who are looking to work their way to a secure future.

If you know of or work in a company that may be interested then please do get in touch.

To find out more please email: employmentFocus@focusireland.ie.
Thank you all!

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Our homeless prevention service providing recruitment for people at risk of losing their homes. We provide businesses with experienced candidates looking to ...

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We want to say Thank You to Rían Harte who collected 170 euro by doing extra work around the house and odd jobs as well as donating his pocket money.

He called into us with his mum and his sister from Mucklon in Kildare especially to hand it in to us.

Thank you so much Rian, your donation will make a big difference.
If you're decluttering after Christmas and looking to make space for all your new presents or you have any unwanted gifts, you can find out how to donate below.

Beloved shops are Ireland’s first charity boutiques. They sell brand new and once loved high quality women’s and children’s clothing and accessories along with a range of hand crafted gifts and homewares.

Every item bought from a...
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Beloved Shops - Focus Ireland

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The Focus Ireland quote of the week:

"Don't judge a persons story by the chapter you walked in on"
We want to wish all of our supporters a very HAPPY NEW YEAR.

It is thanks to our wonderful volunteers, donors, advocates and supporters that we have been able to do so much in 2016.

If you have a spare moment tonight then please do give someone who may be alone a quick text or call to let them know that someone cares.

Thank you all!
People experiencing homelessness are trying to get on with life, they are mothers, fathers, children, brothers and sisters.

You can help us to challenge homelessness and change lives today.

Please donate here: [ Bit.ly Link ]. We will receive 100% of this donation.

Every single cent will make a big difference.

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DONATE NOW - Just €4 will help us to provide two hot meals for someone in need.

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As 2016 ends we remember all the loved ones we lost and also name some of the famous people we lost like David Bowie, George Michael and Carrie Fisher.

They'll live on through their music and films just as our loved ones family and friends live on in our hearts.

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David Bowie, Live Acoustic "Heroes" - Video Dailymotion

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Christmas can be a very happy time but it can also be a time when people argue with family or can look at their own faults.

It is important to remember we are all human. Don't be too hard on your family or friends.

Step back take a breath and offer understanding. Sometimes we can be most hard on ourselves.

Think of if your best friend came to you with a problem. You would be kind and help...
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Trevor Hall "Forgive"

New song "Forgive" from forthcoming album KALA. Out 8/21/15. Pre-order KALA on iTunes + get "Forgive" plus more new songs instantly: Standard - www.smarturl....

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MERRY CHRISTMAS everyone! We hope that you all have a wonderful day.

Please spare a thought for those who may not have someone to share today with. If you know of anyone who may be on their own then please do pick up the phone or drop in to say hello.

It may be a family member, a friend or even a neighbour. Just 5 minutes could change their whole day.

We have so many people to thank for...
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A massive Thank You to the students of Belvedere College - Belvedere College S.J. Annual Sleep-Out & Fast - who have been sleeping out outside of the GPO since Thursday in aid of homelessness.

Only a few more hours to go now. Well done to you lads!