Welcome to Simon Community Northern Ireland
Simon Community NI is Northern Ireland’s leading homeless charity. We work without judgement to support people who are experiencing, or are at risk of experiencing, homelessness. Our vision is a world without homelessness. We exist to help those in need, and we can continue our work thanks to the generosity of people who support our belief that homelessness should not exist in Northern Ireland.
Paddy Gray is Professor Emeritus of Housing at Ulster University and he focuses on the interpretation of ‘homelessness’, and how it’s about more than just shelter. In May 2014 the Irish cabinet agreed an 80-point plan to tackle homelessness and eliminate...read more
The festive season can be a lonely, isolating and sad time for people experiencing homelessness. Often they find themselves without a home over due to family breakdown or the loss of a family member and so have no one to share this time of year with. The...read more
During Homeless Awareness Week (HAW), Simon Community NI was just one of the many organisations involved in this annual event; which heightens awareness and promotes understanding, of the many dynamics of homelessness across Northern Ireland. The important...read more