07 April 2021
The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul (SVP) has recorded an almost 20% increase in calls for help in the first quarter of 2021.
26 January 2021
The National One Parent Family Alliance says that unless urgent measures are implemented, lone parents and their children will be disproportionately impacted by COVID-19 restrictions and school closures.
16 October 2020
The impact of the Budget on people living in poverty and on low incomes is graphically illustrated in a new booklet produced by the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVP).
13 October 2020
Despite welcome increases in the Living Alone Allowance, the Fuel Allowance and targeted supports for children, today’s Budget has provided little to prevent an escalation in poverty or a growth in inequality, says the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVP).
12 October 2020
Three months ago, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVP) urged the Government to turn its attention to supports for those in poverty, low-income earners and the vulnerable when drawing up Budget 2021.