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# child care

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'It was never going to be easy': Zappone defends childcare scheme after criticism
'This should be the bare minimum we expect': Fostering service to close down in wake of damning report
Children found with lice and ringworm in a house with no food
Parents agree to allow disabled children stay in care
Drug and alcohol abuse leading to care proceedings for children
Column: Behind the veil – a new era has begun for family courts
Katherine Irwin
Column: Our new in-camera Family Court legislation is a sham
Gerry Fahey
HIQA special care report must consider lack of places says Child and Family Agency
Child care applications up 15 per cent in 2012, wide variations between towns
African children are 20 times more likely to be taken into care - report
New laws on pre-school regulation in final stages
Column: We must tackle the underinvestment in pre-school education
Aodhán Ó Ríordáin
Column: Being a stay-at-home father was challenging until I found my inner strength
Adrian Millar
Column: I'm a mother of a special needs child and a pro-choice advocate
Tracey Holsgrove
Reporting to be allowed on family law and child care court cases
Report criticises separation of child from others at Dublin care unit
E-coli outbreak forces closure of Limerick creche