Crosscare is a member of The Irish Coalition to End Youth Homelessness. The Coalition is made up of leading youth organisations and homeless NGOs with dedicated youth services.
In the last six years, the number of young adults in emergency homeless accommodation has almost doubled. The Homeless Report for January 2022 shows that 1,111 people aged between 18 and 24 accessed emergency accommodation.
The Coalition has made a number of detailed recommendations to Youth Homelessness Strategy Consultation.
You can read the full submission here Submission to the Homeless Youth Strategy Consultation