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#minister katherine zappone

# minister-katherine-zappone - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

Opinion: Government plans to tackle child neglect - but we've heard it all before

The First 5 plan is one in a long line of strategies to protect children but nothing ever changes on the ground, writes child protection expert, Shane Dunphy.

# minister-katherine-zappone - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

'It's been known for years': Adoption campaigners say scandal more widespread than St Patrick's Guild

One campaigner said that dozens of adoption agencies incorrectly registered biological parents.

# minister-katherine-zappone - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Zappone reveals at least 126 children were wrongly registered as biological children of adoptive parents

People who were born between 1946 and 1969, who don’t have an adoption order, and were placed by St Patrick’s Guild may be affected by the revelation.

# minister-katherine-zappone - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

'Tremendous concern': Children's minister warns of impact of gangland violence

Minister Katherine Zappone announced plans to open 11 new Family Resource Centres yesterday.

# minister-katherine-zappone - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Zappone exploring ways to bring unregistered childminders into new subsidy fold

Zappone said she met members from the childcare sector yesterday morning where the issue was raised.