01 February 2017
The Survey on Income and Living Conditions published today by the Central Statistics Office confirms the experience of the Society of St Vincent de Paul (SVP) that hundreds of thousands of individuals and families continue to struggle because of poverty, low income and high housing costs.
29 November 2016
Tenants in the private rental sector who had rent increases in 2015 could face another increase in a few months time if they have been paying the same rent for two years.
16 October 2016
SVP creates unique ‘Hidden Homeless’ estate agency and asks people to support its campaign for real Social Housing
11 October 2016
The 3:1 ratio of investment in services, particularly in Education, Health and Social Protection, to tax cuts has been welcomed by the Society of St Vincent de Paul (SVP).
28 June 2016
The Society of St Vincent de Paul (SVP) has told the energy regulator that the proposed 36% increase in the Public Service Obligation Levy (PSO) on electricity bills is a fourfold increase on the 2011 level.