Homeless Agency

Roger has thirty years of experience in the homelessness field, including sixteen years as the chief executive of a major homelessness agency. In the past ten years Courtney Consulting has carried out extensive work in this field particularly in Ireland.

For the Homeless Agency in Dublin, Courtney Consulting developed a strategic plan for homeless services in the greater Dublin area; developed a set of quality standards for homeless services, published as Putting People First; and carried out a series of major evaluations of homeless services, which have played a significant role in improving the quality of services in the city for people who are homeless.

  • Other work with organisations providing services for people who are homeless includes the following:
  • An evaluation of Charles Street Freephone Helpline Dublin
  • An evaluation of the Focus Ireland Day Centre for people who are homeless
  • An evaluation of Aungier Street Street Drinkers project
  • Developing a business plan for the Welcome Day and Outreach Centre
  • Facilitating the development of a strategic and operational plan for Rendu Apartments transitional housing project
  • Facilitating a three year quality improvement programme for Vincent de Paul across Ireland.