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Teen placed in 'unsafe' and 'unsuitable' hostel has been moved to new location, court told
# High Court
# High Court

Teen placed in 'unsafe' and 'unsuitable' hostel has been moved to new location, court told

Sep 19th 2019, 6:43 PM 8,966 Views 0 Comments

The case will be mentioned before the High Court in October.

'We'd given up hope': One year later, Kerry parents finally given full-time respite service for adult children
# Respite
# Respite

'We'd given up hope': One year later, Kerry parents finally given full-time respite service for adult children

Feb 25th 2018, 7:45 AM 15,566 Views 19 Comments

There has been no full-time respite service available in Kerry for around a year.

Arsenal show much-needed grit and fight to come back and force a draw with Man City
# Respite
From The42
# Respite

Arsenal show much-needed grit and fight to come back and force a draw with Man City

Apr 2nd 2017, 6:10 PM 18,524 Views 44 Comments

In the midst of more fan protests, Arsene Wenger’s side were behind on two occasions but rallied to pick up a point.

"She prays her son dies before her" - elderly Kerry residents at wits' end over care for adult children
# Breaking Point
# Breaking Point

"She prays her son dies before her" - elderly Kerry residents at wits' end over care for adult children

Mar 12th 2017, 10:00 PM 47,126 Views 43 Comments

Following a recent HSE move there is now no full-time respite centre in the Munster county.

'I just want people to remember her': A mother's first Christmas without her little girl
# Lauralynn
# Lauralynn

'I just want people to remember her': A mother's first Christmas without her little girl

Dec 23rd 2016, 7:00 AM 14,961 Views 6 Comments

Tara Curran said the family’s spirits were lifted when they received a special gift from hospice staff on Christmas Eve.

Messi, Suarez and Neymar get early Christmas break
# Respite
From The42
# Respite

Messi, Suarez and Neymar get early Christmas break

Dec 20th 2016, 10:19 AM 4,532 Views 3 Comments

“The front three have never played the first round of the cup.”

Mother fears son won't get respite care until she dies
# Kerry
# Kerry

Mother fears son won't get respite care until she dies

Jul 2nd 2016, 9:30 PM 34,595 Views 48 Comments

Nicola Lawless’ 19-year-old son Ben has a severe intellectual disability.

Wimbledon set for heat breaks - but only for women
# Respite
From The42
# Respite

Wimbledon set for heat breaks - but only for women

Jun 30th 2015, 3:48 PM 5,263 Views 17 Comments

The ruling will allow for a 10-minute stoppage between the second and third sets of matches.

'If there were no carers, the cost to the government would bring the system down'
# Social Welfare
# Social Welfare

'If there were no carers, the cost to the government would bring the system down'

Nov 26th 2014, 7:15 AM 6,379 Views 16 Comments

Carers are calling for the respite care grant to be reinstated in 2015.

Three quarters of Irish people want to die at home
# Death
# Death

Three quarters of Irish people want to die at home

Oct 17th 2014, 3:23 PM 7,319 Views 22 Comments

Most people would like their condition managed by pain medication though almost three-quarters have not written any kind of care directive or given an indication of what they want to family members.

Rooney bails Moyes out after plane protest
# Respite
From The42
# Respite

Rooney bails Moyes out after plane protest

Mar 29th 2014, 2:56 PM 23,969 Views 49 Comments

There were fewer than two minutes on the clock on a sunny afternoon in Manchester when the plane made its appearance.

'Not enough nursing home beds to meet demand and it's only going to get worse'
# Ageing
# Ageing

'Not enough nursing home beds to meet demand and it's only going to get worse'

Feb 11th 2014, 9:13 AM 5,351 Views 17 Comments

Tadgh Daly, CEO of Nursing Homes Ireland said in the next seven years, the population over 85 will grow by 46 per cent.

Call for national fund for children with life-limiting conditions
# Respite
# Respite

Call for national fund for children with life-limiting conditions

Mar 4th 2013, 2:47 PM 2,862 Views 4 Comments

Deputy Denis Naughten said that such a fund could reduce the cost of care per child by €24,000 per year.

Government to launch needs assessment of respite services for children
# Respite
# Respite

Government to launch needs assessment of respite services for children

Feb 27th 2013, 9:17 PM 4,161 Views 14 Comments

It will contain a national overview of the current provision and future need for respite care for children with life-limiting conditions.

The Evening Fix...now with added live news anchor proposal
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added live news anchor proposal

Dec 8th 2012, 7:43 PM 11,577 Views 3 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Fine Gael politicians urge Burton to roll back on respite grant cut
# Carers
# Carers

Fine Gael politicians urge Burton to roll back on respite grant cut

Dec 8th 2012, 5:48 PM 7,781 Views 83 Comments

A Fine Gael TD and a Senator have both asked the Minister to reconsider the decision to cut the grant by over €300.

Carers using respite grant to pay bills, rather than for actual respite
# Carers
# Carers

Carers using respite grant to pay bills, rather than for actual respite

Jun 8th 2012, 9:55 AM 14,254 Views 10 Comments

This week 77,000 full-time carers are due to receive an annual respite grant of €1,700, but it’s unlikely to be used for holidays.

Abbeyleix Community Nursing Unit to close
# Closure
# Closure

Abbeyleix Community Nursing Unit to close

Nov 2nd 2011, 6:09 PM 475 Views 8 Comments

The HSE said the decision was taken as a safe service could not be guaranteed in the face of budget cuts.