Peter McVerry Trust reviewing delivery of social housing after cash flow issues revealed

The move raises questions about the delivery of hundreds of homes after the Peter McVerry Trust had said it would deliver 1,200 social homes by 2025

Peter McVerry founded The Peter McVerry Trust in 1983. The trust claims that last year it worked with over 12,000 people and was active in 28 local authorities across Ireland. Picture: Collins

The Peter McVerry Trust is reviewing the delivery of its entire social housing programme as it looks to “minimise” its activity in the wake of revelations of financial problems at the homeless charity.

The Business Post last week revealed that the organisation was grappling with cash flow issues which have now forced it to curtail its programme of new housing “where possible”, the charity said.

The move raises questions over the delivery of hundreds of ...