Monday January 20, 2020

Charities worldwide look to Address Point for homeless

The An Post service provides a secure personal postal address to the homeless or those in temporary accommodation

12th January, 2020
At the launch of Address Point at the GPO in Dublin were Derek McGuire and Tara McNeill, former homeless service users. Picture: Maxwells

An Post’s initiative to help homeless people receive mail has attracted interest from charities and postal service providers around the world.

The Address Point scheme provides a secure personal postal address to people who are homeless or in temporary accommodation. They can then pick up their post at a nominated post office.

The aim is to help some of the 10,000 people who are homeless in Ireland to arrange medical appointments, maintain contact...

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