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Volunteers sought for Waterford's Big Deise Sleep Out

Volunteers sought for Waterford's Big Deise Sleep Out

Volunteers are being sought for the upcoming 'big Deise sleep out' which takes place in December.

It's being organised by focus Ireland and aims to raise awareness of homelessness in Ireland.

The number of families becoming homeless has increased by over 42% since August 2016.

Cathryn O'Leary, South East Area Fundraiser with focus Ireland explains more:

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"We are calling on the people of Waterford to get involved in this fundraiser with us.

"Over 3,000 children will be homeless this Christmas and we really need to make sure they have as many vital services as they require."

If you would like to get involved this year, contact Cathryn O'Leary in Focus Ireland onΒ 051 879 810 orΒ 086 604 2854. Alternatively, you can email [email protected]Β 

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