The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul exists to fight poverty.

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul is the largest, voluntary, charitable organisation in Ireland. Its membership of 11,000 volunteers throughout the country are supported by professional staff, working for social justice and the creation of a more just, caring nation. This unique network of social concern also gives practical support to those experiencing poverty and social exclusion, by providing a wide range of services to people in need.

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St Vincent de Paul in Action More than three quarters of a million people in Ireland now living in poverty and disposable incomes are falling every year.

The latest SILC figures on poverty and deprivation are not surprising, but what really matters is what it is like to live in poverty, and what can be done to tackle our increasing poverty rates.

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To contact our regional offices or to see what the Society is doing in your area.

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