There are now 1,122 homeless children in Dublin, councillors were told last night, double the amount of this time last year.
According to figures from Focus Ireland, there are 70 families becoming homeless in Ireland every month.
The show culminates with each contestant choosing whether to meet another on the balcony of the house.
The contestant will go to the balcony and wait for his or her prospective partner to join him or her.
Learning of his background makes one question how “real” the Dating in the Dark show is.