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# Barnardos

This year
Over 40% of parents have skipped meals or reduced portions so children would have enough to eat
Last year
Barnardos appeal for unwanted Christmas gifts to help fund the charity's work
'It’s a very stressful time': Two thirds of secondary school parents worried about back to school costs
More than a third of parents surveyed by Barnardos had to cut back on heating due to inflation
1 in 5 parents haven't had enough food for their children, according to survey
All time
Most parents concerned about cost of sending children back to school, survey says
Quarter of parents worry whether they can provide food for their family - Barnardos report
Government has 'lost its way' on child poverty, says Ombudsman for Children
Christmas FM returns to the airwaves today
Most parents believe children will require additional supports when back to school - survey
Earls to raffle Ireland jersey from historic win over All Blacks for children's charity
Parents say they're avoiding paying bills to deal with the cost of sending their children to school
Barnardos confirms redundancies amid financial concerns as it makes 'shift in strategic direction'
Tusla has deemed 350 unborn children at risk of significant harm in 3 years
Patient advocates among new board members of the HSE
Parents report going hungry over cost of sending their children to school
'We come across kids who are exhausted... situations where toilet training has been almost impossible'
Children's rights groups angry at Dáil vote setting digital age of consent at 16 (they wanted it to be 13)
Ronan is five years old and has to share a bed with his mother in his grandparents' house
'We're failing children': One in seven kids lost to homelessness, poverty or neglect
'I'd get my pocket money and give them an ice cream' - 2,973 children are homeless in Ireland
'You have to ask: why are voluntary contributions necessary in a country where we're on the rise financially?'
Poll: Are you worried about back-to-school costs?
'Not a legacy to be proud of': Charities tell ministers how to pull 139,000 children out of poverty
'Imagine the trauma, fear and confusion': 55% surge in child homelessness
Government bill would end exemptions that allow child marriage
Barnardos didn't stick to the guidelines for paying its senior staff, says audit
'Daddy bit Mummy's face - I was scared': Report gives voice to kids in abusive homes
'A terminally ill child was forced to live in a car for weeks - this is not right'
June Tinsley
Barnardos has a plan to make education free for primary school children
Making parents criminals for smacking their kids? "Totally unacceptable"
A huge number of Irish adults are worried about not having enough money to buy food
Mother and three children forced to take damp two-bed flat with sewage issues
The number of children living in poverty could fill Mayo
Thinking of binning that unwanted gift? Think again...
'There's a little boy or girl in your community who's going to bed cold or going to school hungry'
Teachers see a worrying rise in Irish children coming to school hungry
Back to school costs fall in 2014 but are still 'crippling too many families'
How much does it cost to send your kid to school?
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