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# early childhood ireland

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Call for increased investment in early years childcare sector, especially for under threes
Most people believe parents should be supported to stay at home until their child is 1 year old
Efforts to make childcare in Ireland affordable 'must not be pre-election spin'
Some creches waiting FIVE years between inspections
Efforts to improve standards after RTÉ creche investigation "have not been enough"
Children face life span five years shorter than parents - but you can change this
Poll: Are parents today too protective of their children?
€3m childcare fund will leave 70% of providers 'out in the cold'
Tougher regulation of creches must be met with investment - Early Childhood Ireland
Creche reports 'out of date' says Early Childhood Ireland
Budget 2013: Here's what the experts had to say about it
Childcare providers to start displaying their prices
Sick pay proposal will affect childcare service provision - survey
Breastfeeding could cut chances of childhood obesity by 50 per cent
Column: 'Free preschool has to be backed by strong political will'
Irene Gunning