Louth County Council has been designated as the responsible authority for the preparation of a Regional Homelessness Action Plan as provided in Chapter 6 of the Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 2009.

A Regional Consultative Group for the region has been designated to oversee the preparation, implementation and review of action plans prepared.  It membership is reflected as follows:-

North East Local AuthoritiesLouth County Council – Responsible Authority2
 Monaghan County Council1
 Cavan County Council1
Mandatory RepresentationHSE North East2
 Prison Service1
 Probation Service1
 Vocational Education Committee1
Voluntary RepresentationSimon Dundalk1
 Drogheda Homeless Aid1
 Women's Aid Dundalk1
 Drogheda Women's Refuge1
 Tearmann Castleblayney1
 Cuain Mhuire Ballybay1
 St. Vincent de Paul Cavan1
 Other RepresentationMember of Louth County Council1
 Department of Social & Family Affairs1
 Regional Drugs Task Force1
Total Joint Homeless Forum North-East Region20

The following is a link to Forum Minutes Homeless Forum Minutes

Statutory Regional Homeless Action Plans must be prepared and adopted by Housing Authorities.


Below is the current plan:

Homeless Action Plan 2014 - 2017


Homeless Action Plan 2014 - 2017

The following were the previous Plans:

Homeless Action Plan 2011-2013

Homeless Action Plan 2010-2013

Related Links:

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