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Respond! Housing - Minister for Housing and Community Simon Coveney visited John’s College, Waterford

Minister for Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government Simon Coveney TD visited John’s College – Respond!’s latest social housing development – in Waterford city. To date, Respond! has built 574 social homes and 4 childcare centres in Waterford city and county alone.

Túath Housing ‘Up On The Roof’ NTMA Chief Visits Social Housing Construction Project

Conor O’Kelly, head of the National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) is pictured (4th from left) on the fifth floor of a social housing apartment block under construction in Dun Laoghaire as part of a fact finding mission. Mr O’Kelly commented; ‘We are determined to find ways to unlock some of the advantages of historically low interest rates and financial system liquidity to help organisations like Túath, to achieve their objectives and ambitions’.

Respond! College - Celebrations & graduations as class of 2016 graduate from Respond! College

Integrated housing can only be delivered through integrated planning and we hope that ‘Rebuilding Ireland’ will contribute to this. Housing, along with services are a core component in the development of truly sustainable communities.”

James McCarthy resident of John’s College said:

“In John’s College I know I am never alone. I have recently joined the choir set up by the residents. We all have skills we can teach to others. It’s never too late to learn”