Respond needs funding for Homeless Refuge

RESPOND! cannot continue to fund the Cuan Alainn homeless refuge from their own resources. In January 2012 RESPOND! opened Cuan Alainn Women and Children’s refuge, based in Tallaght, catering for women and their children fleeing from domestic violence, in response to an identified need for the service in the area. RESPOND! has funded the service from its own resources to the tune of nearly 1 million euro over the last three years, something it cannot continue to do into the future without State support. Continue reading