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“Real opportunity now for Government to demonstrate commitment to Action Plan on Housing Crisis”, says COPE Galway.

14th September 2016

Our annual report for 2015, launched today, highlights the issues experienced by over 1600 households in Galway City and parts of the County relating to homelessness, domestic violence and older people. Based on our experiences and observations, there are 2 main areas that we are calling on the Government to address in our pre budget submission for 2017, which we are also launching today. Click here for information in relation to our Homeless & Domestic Violence Services. 

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COPE Galway welcomes Rent Supplement Increase Announced by Government today

COPE Galway welcomes Rent Supplement Increase Announced by Government today

28th June 2016

COPE Galway has welcomed the announcement of a 21% increase in Rent Supplement and Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) cap limits for Galway City.  The local Galway based homelessness charity has long campaigned for such an increase so as to help prevent more people losing their homes in Galway and people who are homeless being in a position to afford housing.      

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