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Budget 2020: Little joy for parents, professionals, or providers

8 October 2019. For immediate releaseBudget 2020: Little joy for parents, professionals, or providers. Ireland continues...

Early years staff to hold national work stoppage tomorrow in call...

Childhood Professionals are holding a national day of demonstration tomorrow (Friday, October 27th) – in protest at the lack of Government investment in the...

Warning issued after child smartwatches found to be vulnerable to hackers

Some childrens smart watches have been found to have security flaws that make them vulnerable to hackers, a watchdog has warned.The Norwegian Consumer Council (NCC)...

Government report on lone parents finds its own reforms have increased...

Last Monday, the eve of Budget day, a Government report on its reforms of the One Parent Family Payment introduced in 2012 found that over...

13,000 benefit from 10 years of prevention and early intervention in...

13,000 children, parents and staff across Tallaght West have benefitted from a €22m investment in prevention and early intervention in the community over 10...

Over 5,000 families sought back-to-school assistance from SVP last month

The Society of St Vincent de Paul say they received a record number of calls in August, which included calls from over 5,000 families...

Minister says new €16.5m fund will open up college to everyone

Lone parents, people with disabilities and members of the travelling community are being offered support from a new €16.5m fund to access third level...

UpTo2 Programme Helps Parents Recognise Developmental Milestones

The Blue Skies Initiative has announced details of the UpTo2 Programme 2017 which offers expectant mothers advice and information on becoming a new parent.The...

Childcare registration starts today

Parents can start registering their children with childcare providers from today with 2,280 services ready to deliver increased supports, according to the Minister for Children...

Zappone announces confirmation of extra €56K for local childcare

Twelve local childcare providers are receiving €56,600 in funding to support their work with children of school going age in the latest grants announced...

Leaving Cert results helpline open to local students

An annual exam helpline will be available from Wednesday when over 60,000 students will get their Leaving Cert results.The 1800 265 165  freephone helpline,...

Childcare awareness campaign ‘It Starts Now’ launched to inform parents of...

Government funding of €4m is being provided to improve childcare services for children of school going age and make life easier for parents and...

Students with children may have to drop out as IT Tallaght...

IT Tallaght Students Union are holding a meeting today to discuss the decision of the college to reject the previous crèche's offer for tender.Amid fears...

Dublin parents ‘click’ for more affordable childcare

Parents in Dublin are leading the nation in seeking information on major childcare changes starting in September, according to Minister for Children and Youth...

Respite care for children with disabilities slashed

Dublin South West TD, Seán Crowe, called on the Government to address the crisis in respite care for children and to restore hours that...

Baby born in car today in Dublin

Soon to be new parents got the surprise of their life when en route to the National Maternity Hospital on Holles Street for a routine...
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