# children - Thursday 23 February, 2017
The organisers had hoped to display 100 submissions, but due to the number of responses have decided to increase that over 250.
# children - Thursday 16 February, 2017
Children’s charity Barnardos said it was appalled by the figures
# children - Thursday 9 February, 2017
The number of children in care has risen by almost 20% during the past decade.
# children - Tuesday 7 February, 2017
Sarah-Ann, aged 11, has scoliosis and is “waiting to get on a waiting list”.
# children - Monday 6 February, 2017
Guidelines are to be issued to schools outlining how they can help cut costs for parents.
New research shows that more than one in 10 school children have been cyberbullied.
# children - Sunday 5 February, 2017
“Some people think it’s new age, hippy dippy. It’s anything other than that. It’s very practical, down to earth.”
Harry and Ahmed tell their stories to Unicef.
Children were shown how to grow their own cress, runner beans and baby carrots at the launch of Sow & Grow.
# children - Friday 3 February, 2017
The bill needs to be approved by the Oireachtas before it’s enacted.
# children - Wednesday 1 February, 2017
However, it’s understood the programming will be minimal and there are no guarantees beyond this year.
# children - Sunday 22 January, 2017
This represents an increase of almost 50% in a year, and comes before Zappone brings her plans before the Dáil next week.
# children - Thursday 19 January, 2017
Around 400 road users die in India per day. The country has one of the worst records worldwide on road safety.
# children - Saturday 14 January, 2017
That’s according to one TD who has released figures given to him by the HSE.
The tradition is for families to prefer sons in the country.
# children - Thursday 5 January, 2017
Changes have been made to the One-Parent Family Payment and the Jobseeker’s Transitional Payment.
# children - Wednesday 4 January, 2017
Divorce was legalised 20 years ago after a bitter campaign and a very tight results in a referendum – now there are calls for the law to be modernised.
# children - Friday 30 December, 2016
From 21-27 November, a total of 1,023 families were homeless in Dublin alone.
# children - Saturday 24 December, 2016
The Child and Family Agency has a statutory duty to children who are not receiving adequate care and protection.
Many shoplifters during the festive period are first-time offenders, according to gardaí who police Dublin’s city centre.
# children - Friday 23 December, 2016
The actor says his estranged wife is trying to make him look bad, with little regard for the welfare of their six children.
Tara Curran said the family’s spirits were lifted when they received a special gift from hospice staff on Christmas Eve.
# children - Thursday 22 December, 2016
Deirdre McDonnell is “unbelievably shocked” at the length of waiting lists for children with scoliosis.
# children - Wednesday 21 December, 2016
Over 100 children will spend Christmas Day in the hospital.
Grapes can form a tight airlock in the throat, meaning they need to be removed with specialist equipment.
# children - Thursday 15 December, 2016
The scheme will offer 25 hours of free childcare from next month.
# children - Thursday 8 December, 2016
Jagger already has seven children ranging in age from 17 to 46, from four previous relationships
“Rhys is a sports fanatic and GAA is our life, it’s everything down here – he goes to football training but he can’t complete an entire session.”
# children - Wednesday 7 December, 2016
The three children’s hospitals in Dublin have asked families to go to GPs where possible.
# children - Monday 5 December, 2016
Under a new student and parent charter, schools will have to outline the outcome of each complaint made by parents.
A report today highlighted the devastating impact living in an abusive environment can have on every part of a child’s life.
The pupils spent six hours waiting to go on air, and didn’t realise they were cut prematurely until afterwards.
# children - Saturday 3 December, 2016
Two to three children die a year in farm-based accidents.
# children - Wednesday 30 November, 2016
Former Tánaiste said she found the letter “needlessly offensive” to adopted people and gay people.
# children - Thursday 24 November, 2016
The RTÉ Trade Union Group say that decision was taken “without any consultation”.
# children - Saturday 19 November, 2016
The child and family agency is currently running a campaign looking for a home for one particular child.
# children - Friday 18 November, 2016
The right to play, giving more powers to gardaí, and the abolition of direct provision centres were also contained in the report.
# children - Thursday 17 November, 2016
The mother of a boy with severe cerebral palsy will meet with the Minister for Disability Issues today.
# children - Wednesday 16 November, 2016
Taoiseach Enda Kenny said the debate about where the new children’s hospital should be built is “finished”.
# children - Monday 14 November, 2016