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#Social Services

# social-services - Monday 14 May, 2018

Man who sexually assaulted girls 'targeted them when they were neglected by mother'

Teachers became concerned when they saw the man kissing the youngest girl on the lips.

# social-services - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Report into death of teen finds impact of separating her from younger sibling was not understood

‘Clare’ was in foster care when she took her own life.

# social-services - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Suicide, overdose, sudden infant death: Children who died while in contact with social services

The National Review Panel released five case studies of vulnerable children who died.

# social-services - Friday 13 June, 2014

Four-year-old boy found wandering the streets barefoot last night

The boy has been unable to tell police in Birmingham his name or anything else which could help to identify him.

# social-services - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Immigrant council demands rights for stateless to work and access social services

In Ireland campaigners want the government to introduce clear, transparent and accessible determination procedures to allow the swift identification of stateless persons.

# social-services - Friday 5 April, 2013

Spain raises marrying age from 14 to 16

The country’s Social Services Minister also proposes to raise the age of consent to fight paedophilia more effectively.

# social-services - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

Older persons' charity reports 50 per cent surge in demand

ALONE says the increasing number calls to its service, which is not funded by the State, is a constant strain on its resources.

# social-services - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know this morning…