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'Life saving' project for homeless teenage parents in Derry hit by cuts

Lifeline service: Thomas Doherty and Claire Meehan with children Tammie Doherty (3) and eight-months-old Aisha Meehan at Shepherd's View homeless project in Derry. The couple credit the service with turning their lives around. Picture by Margaret McLaughlin
Seanín Graham
A YOUNG mother who suffered severe post-natal depression has credited a homeless charity with saving her life and has hit out at government cuts to the 'lifeline' service. Claire Meehan (20), from De[...]

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