Homeless during a pandemic: Shannon Byrne on going viral and the realities of emergency accommodation – Her.ie

Shannon Byrne went viral on TikTok for showcasing her morning routine as a young, homeless mother in Dublin.

Dealing with a global pandemic, trying to keep your family safe and not being able to afford a stable home is the stuff of nightmares. Sadly, it’s also the reality for thousands of families living in Ireland today. According to Focus Ireland, the number of homeless families in Ireland has increased by 87% since 2015.

Shannon Byrne currently lives in emergency accommodation in Dublin with her two young children, Poppy and Maisie. She recently shared a video of her daily morning routine on TikTok which quickly went viral. Shannon filmed her entire morning routine, from getting the children up and ready to making the bed and getting breakfast.

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