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Revolut launches Revolut Junior to help you manage allowance

Revolut is introducing a new product specifically targeted toward kids aged 7-17 years old — Revolut Junior. Revolut Junior is a new app and service that integrates directly with the main Revolut app on the parent’s side. Parents or legal...

Outrage as students to be shuttled 10km to Tallaght instead of current local Lucan school from September

Parents in west Dublin have been left outraged after being told their children will have to be bussed from Lucan to Tallaght to attend secondary school from September. The board of management of Griffeen Community College issued a...

D12 Bike Bus sets the wheels in motion

D12 Bike Bus sets the wheels in motion for a healthier and greener commute to school. The D12 Bike Bus is setting the wheels in motion for a more sustainable commute, for parents and...

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

8 October 2019. For immediate release Budget 2020: Little joy for parents, professionals, or providers. Ireland continues to invest the lowest amount of any EU country in childcare New...

Early years staff to hold national work stoppage tomorrow in call for Government investment

Childhood Professionals are holding a national day of demonstration tomorrow (Friday, October 27th) – in protest at the lack of Government investment in the sector. The Association of Childhood Professionals (ACP) said it was inviting employers, employees and parents to...

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) tested watches from brands including Gator and GPS for Kids. It said it discovered that attackers...

Government report on lone parents finds its own reforms have increased the risk of poverty

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 50% of lone parents were worse off financially even though there has been a small...

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

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 years. Celebrating its 10 Year Anniversary at Tallaght's Civic Theatre yesterday, the Tallaght West based Childhood...

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 seeking back-to-school help.   The charity say about 40% of the requests for practical assistance received by...

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 education, according to Dublin South West TD and Independent Minister, Katherine Zappone. The supports will be...
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Zoom will solve the problems caused by the increase in users

The application was born as a virtual meeting service for companies, but the current situation of confinement and its widespread use presents challenges for...

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"Peak and sex": Separating the exits of men and women gains followers in the fight against the coronavirus

To further contain the spread of the outbreak, the governments of Panama and Peru have opted for an unprecedented solution: segregate people by gender...

Coronavirus leaves 10 million Americans out of work

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