Mercy Law Resource Centre



Housing crisis now 'acute health crisis' for homeless people, law centre warns

Ireland's housing crisis is now "an acute health crisis" for vulnerable people in homeless accommodation or overcrowded housing, the Mercy Law Resource Centre (MLRC) has warned.

Published 20 March 2020

Law centre calls for urgent action on homelessness

The Government should take urgent action to address the "dysfunctions and failures" in the homeless system, Mercy Law Resource Centre (MLRC) has said.

Published 12 December 2019

Top judge calls for civil legal aid scheme to be 'deepened and broadened'

Civil legal aid should be widened to include areas of the law such as housing and homelessness, the Chief Justice of Ireland, Mr Frank Clarke, has said.

Published 17 September 2019

Mercy Law Resource Centre appoints law student Louis O'Carroll as legal intern

Mercy Law Resource Centre (MLRC), which provides free legal advice to homeless people, has welcomed law student Louis O'Carroll as a legal intern.

Published 3 September 2019

Mercy Law Resource Centre appoints solicitor Sinead McGarrigle to legal team

Mercy Law Resource Centre, which provides free legal advice to homeless people, has announced the appointment of solicitor Sinead McGarrigle to its legal team.

Published 8 July 2019

Aoife Gillespie joins Mercy Law Resource Centre as volunteer solicitor

Aoife Gillespie has joined Mercy Law Resource Centre, which provides free legal advice to homeless people, as a volunteer solicitor.

Published 13 June 2019