Homeless organisation marks 10th anniversary in Kerry

Novas Initiatives   A homeless organisation is marking its 10th anniversary in Kerry this month. Arlington Lodge, which is part of Novas Initiatives, was established in Tralee in December 2003. Ten years ago, it had 13 beds; it now provides 31 beds for people who are homeless. Tom Wall is project manager with Arlington Lodge in Tralee. Mr. Wall says there is a clear need to provide more facilities for people who are homeless or who are at risk of homelessness in Tralee. [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/16650/medium/”] Tom Wall says charities have been affected by the controversy surrounding the Central Remedial Clinic. It emerged that public donations had been used to top up the salaries of CRC senior executives. [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/16651/medium/”]