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# Social Worker

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'Lily is 83. Her son has moved in - and he's taken control of her pension'
Senator Colette Kelleher
Man awarded €3,000 for being unfairly sacked after Garda vetting showing he had an assault conviction
Boy accused of assisting in alleged rape of sister is placed in secure unit
Foster carers 'felt disrespected' by social workers, report finds
Non-renewal of a Muslim social worker's contract over headscarf issue ruled legal
The Greek people have said no – so what's next?
Paul Murphy
Here's how many social worker vacancies there are nationwide
'Social workers can't do their jobs properly due to under resourcing'
Homeless offenders: 'Yes, there are bad choices - but a lot have been victimised'
91 children known to HSE died in four years - one quarter by suicide
Litany of failures in how HSE dealt with child's abuse allegations
Oscar Pistorius case: 'No hatred in our hearts' says Reeva Steenkamp's father
200 more child care workers to be employed by state
Ireland needs more social workers