People have started to share photos of receipts for €9.60 or less to highlight just how little a child in direct provision is expected to live on.
The Irish Refugee council are doing trojan work to highlight the realities of institutional living. This is their latest creative challenge to the public and a solid pop at myths around asylum seeking spongers taking over our shores. They are asking people to post or tweet photos, receipts or stories with the hashtag #DPallowance.
Let’s see how far you can stretch yours.