Vincent de Paul
This year the calls made to the Vincent de Paul were up 40% compared to last year. People, who had previously been givers to the society, were now suddenly faced with a situation where they themselves needed help. Vincent de Paul Offices even had to put more staff on the phones to meet the increased demand. Miriam Gormally met John Monaghan, from the Vincent de Paul and asked him to explain just how bad the situation really was.