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# low-income - Monday 17 July, 2017

Five times more children sign up to childcare schemes aimed at less well-off families
# Helping Hand
# Helping Hand

Five times more children sign up to childcare schemes aimed at less well-off families

Jul 17th 2017, 10:00 AM 10,377 Views 15 Comments

The highest sign-up rate for childcare services was in Roscommon, Donegal, Sligo, Kerry, Galway, Carlow and Leitrim.

# low-income - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Thousands of families to lose out on money for childcare as Revenue can't give data to government
# Computer Says No
# Computer Says No

Thousands of families to lose out on money for childcare as Revenue can't give data to government

Apr 12th 2017, 4:52 PM 28,953 Views 73 Comments

Revenue is not yet in a position to share information with the relevant department.

# low-income - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Will Enda be cutting the top rate of tax?
# Snip Snip
# Snip Snip

Will Enda be cutting the top rate of tax?

Sep 21st 2014, 8:03 PM 18,752 Views 66 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny wants a 1% cut in the top tax rate, it is being reported.

# low-income - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

250,000 households have less than €15,000 a year to live on
# Penny Pinching
# Penny Pinching

250,000 households have less than €15,000 a year to live on

Feb 12th 2014, 9:21 AM 14,650 Views 100 Comments

But income gaps are skewing analysis of the income average according to the Nevin Economic Research Centre.

# low-income - Thursday 21 February, 2013

New child benefit will hurt poorer families, says Vincent de Paul
# Social Welfare
# Social Welfare

New child benefit will hurt poorer families, says Vincent de Paul

Feb 21st 2013, 6:45 AM 5,560 Views 93 Comments

The recommended two-tier child benefit system will worsen the situation of families who are already struggling, the charity said.

# low-income - Sunday 6 January, 2013

Poll: Do you agree with plans to add unpaid Household Charge payments to Property Tax?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you agree with plans to add unpaid Household Charge payments to Property Tax?

Jan 6th 2013, 10:35 AM 15,641 Views 125 Comments

Michael Noonan has said those who have not paid the charge will see it rolled into their Property Tax liability in July. Do you agree?

# low-income - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Keaveney criticises 'cynicism' of ministers over his voting against government
# Conflict
# Conflict

Keaveney criticises 'cynicism' of ministers over his voting against government

Dec 15th 2012, 5:11 PM 8,387 Views 55 Comments

The Labout TD said ministers and party members were attempting to distract from problematic issues in the budget.

# low-income - Friday 26 October, 2012

Almost one third of mothers in social housing show signs of depression
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Almost one third of mothers in social housing show signs of depression

Oct 26th 2012, 6:45 AM 4,986 Views 40 Comments

The study found that a high number of people living in social housing reported mental health illnesses.

# low-income - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Demand for counselling services increase in Tallaght as recession bites
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Demand for counselling services increase in Tallaght as recession bites

Oct 16th 2012, 10:28 AM 4,021 Views 17 Comments

Around 1 per cent of the population of Tallaght will have sought counselling by the end of the year.