# childcare - Tuesday 2 August, 2016
The court was told the mother had been going to rehab but had fallen back in with drug use.
# childcare - Monday 1 August, 2016
# childcare - Monday 18 July, 2016
A reader explains why education alone is not enough to gain financial security.
# childcare - Sunday 17 April, 2016
Kate Guerin said she is concerned that children are given too many treats in school.
# childcare - Friday 11 March, 2016
# childcare - Thursday 14 January, 2016
Things got heated in the Dáil.
# childcare - Thursday 3 December, 2015
Does sending a kid to childcare or caring for them at home make any difference to their development?
The question has been addressed in a new ESRI study.
# childcare - Monday 19 October, 2015
This is just one of the suggestions from two contributors working in the area of childcare who reflect on what’s needed to solve the childcare issues here in Ireland.
# childcare - Wednesday 7 October, 2015
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
# childcare - Tuesday 29 September, 2015
The condition does not have a clear cause and cannot be cured.
# childcare - Sunday 13 September, 2015
Joan Burton said voters have to ask themselves if they want a kind of Tory government in power in Ireland.
# childcare - Friday 4 September, 2015
They’re accusing of instigating fights and filming them.
# childcare - Tuesday 25 August, 2015
But it’s a balancing act.
# childcare - Sunday 23 August, 2015
It’s time the government made some tough budget choices to ease the financial burden of childcare on mothers for once and for all argues Orla O’Connor.
# childcare - Wednesday 22 July, 2015
Recommendations include extending the Early Child Care Education scheme and capping childcare fees.
# childcare - Thursday 25 June, 2015
The Tánaiste’s own comments came back to haunt her today.
# childcare - Saturday 6 June, 2015
Marian Quinn, Chairperson of the Association of Childhood Professionals explains why thousands of childhood professionals are taking to the streets across the country this weekend.
# childcare - Friday 5 June, 2015
Thousands of childhood professionals are taking to the streets across the country this weekend to protest over a fundamental imbalance in their industry.
# childcare - Thursday 4 June, 2015
A long-term investment plan for childcare is good for children, good for society and good for the economy.
# childcare - Thursday 21 May, 2015
A TD wants to ensure that all childcare staff can deal with such incidents.
# childcare - Sunday 17 May, 2015
Ireland has some fairly progressive childcare measures in place, yet still child-minding businesses are going to the wall.
# childcare - Wednesday 13 May, 2015
The Taoiseach stopped by TV3 this morning, but there was no sign of Vincent Browne.
# childcare - Thursday 16 April, 2015
More than 3,000 mothers are leaving the workforce annually due to the excessive costs of childcare.
# childcare - Tuesday 14 April, 2015
Whether it’s standards, expectations, or good old-fashioned Irish Catholic guilt, most parents are guilty of putting their kids’ needs ahead of their own.
# childcare - Wednesday 1 April, 2015
Thirty new cases have been published.
# childcare - Friday 20 February, 2015
By pitching different segments of the electorate against each other, the Government can effectively wash its hands of the problem.
# childcare - Tuesday 17 February, 2015
Childcare workers are gathered outside Leinster House to protest about a lack of government investment in the sector this afternoon.
# childcare - Saturday 24 January, 2015
Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to the land of working parents – there’s not much of the pay cheque left after crèche fees, commute and (caffeine) subsistence.
# childcare - Wednesday 14 January, 2015
One group believes investment needs to be brought up to the EU average.
# childcare - Saturday 3 January, 2015
Early Childhood Ireland says the Irish Government isn’t investing enough in early childhood education.
# childcare - Tuesday 25 November, 2014
The ESRI has published a report into the care given to unaccompanied minors.
# childcare - Monday 13 October, 2014
# childcare - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
The majority were in foster care.
# childcare - Monday 25 August, 2014
New figures show huge inconsistencies in the number of creche inspectors, with Dublin and the north-east faring worst.
# childcare - Friday 1 August, 2014
A new study by Trinity College Dublin has also found that migrant parents face a greater risk of poverty.
# childcare - Monday 14 July, 2014
Crèche fees in Ireland are among the highest in Europe – but that is no guarantee children are being well cared for.
# childcare - Friday 11 July, 2014
From access to childcare to disposing bank assets, they’ve covered a lot in the Statement of Priorities.
# childcare - Sunday 6 July, 2014
A new report says that Ireland is one of only two countries where there is no minimum level of formal qualification for working with younger children.
# childcare - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
I watched last year’s Prime Time documentary in tears, as did many parents around the country. Have the inspection and regulatory changes that followed been enough?