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#Baby Maria

# baby-maria - Friday 6 May, 2016

Gardaí still searching for baby Maria's mother one year on

It is believed she is currently in foster care.

# baby-maria - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Baby Maria, childcare, and why all we want the 'storybook child'

There are currently over 6,000 children in the Irish care system but in childhood, as in life, the implication is that younger is better.

# baby-maria - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Dozens of families have offered to look after abandoned baby Maria

Tusla says it “identifies an appropriate placement to suit the individual needs of each child in care”.

# baby-maria - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Murder investigation launched as body found at same location as abandoned baby Maria identified by gardaí

The discovery was made at Steelstown Lane in Rathcoole.

# baby-maria - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Gardaí release first photo of newborn baby who was abandoned in Dublin

They have released the image so the baby girl’s mother can see her as they appeal for her to come forward.

# baby-maria - Friday 15 May, 2015

Gardaí appeal to newborn Maria's mum: "Come and see your baby in the hospital"

Frances Fitzgerald says the mother of baby Maria has nothing to fear and her welfare is the main priority.

# baby-maria - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Care order granted for baby Maria after she was found abandoned on road

Authorities are appealing for the mother to come forward.