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# vulnerable - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Con artists net €30,000 in space of a week using new ATM scam
# ATM Thieves
# ATM Thieves

Con artists net €30,000 in space of a week using new ATM scam

Aug 21st 2013, 7:26 PM 27,531 Views 103 Comments

The thieves are trapping customers’ cards, distracting them, and then replacing the valid card with a stolen or cancelled one.

# vulnerable - Monday 24 December, 2012

Have you checked on your older neighbours?
# Older People
# Older People

Have you checked on your older neighbours?

Dec 24th 2012, 6:45 AM 2,168 Views 2 Comments

Charity urges people to share the Christmas spirit and provide companionship this Christmas.

# vulnerable - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Fine Gael TDs to run marathon for Yes vote in referendum
# Children's Rights
# Children's Rights

Fine Gael TDs to run marathon for Yes vote in referendum

Oct 16th 2012, 2:25 PM 3,599 Views 25 Comments

Fine Gael Deputies Liam Twomey and Damien English will run to raise money for Barnardos, and encourage people to vote Yes in the Children’s Referendum.

10 per cent of Irish population living in food poverty
# Food Poverty
# Food Poverty

10 per cent of Irish population living in food poverty

Oct 16th 2012, 10:21 AM 9,200 Views 114 Comments

Those most at risk are those with low incomes, young families and lone parents, according to research commissioned by the Department of Social Protection.

# vulnerable - Friday 18 May, 2012

Column: Extreme poverty is right in front of us – and what are we doing?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Extreme poverty is right in front of us – and what are we doing?

May 18th 2012, 7:30 AM 141 Views 52 Comments

One in five children go to bed hungry, yet State safety nets are actually being taken away, writes Sr Stanislaus Kennedy.

# vulnerable - Thursday 3 May, 2012

HSE strongly denies claim sex offender was housed in centre with young girls
# HSE
# HSE

HSE strongly denies claim sex offender was housed in centre with young girls

May 3rd 2012, 8:51 PM 4,423 Views 24 Comments

The HSE dismissed the claims as “inaccurate and uncorroborated”.

# vulnerable - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Koalas listed as 'vulnerable' in parts of Australia
# Koalas
From The Daily Edge
# Koalas

Koalas listed as 'vulnerable' in parts of Australia

May 1st 2012, 2:40 PM 1,799 Views 3 Comments

Environment minister says koala populations are threatened by loss of habitat, urban expansion, dogs and disease.

# vulnerable - Monday 30 January, 2012

Report: Government needs to regulate home care services
# Care In The Home
# Care In The Home

Report: Government needs to regulate home care services

Jan 30th 2012, 9:51 AM 823 Views 2 Comments

A new report by the Law Reform Commission recommends that a register of professional home carers should be set up.

# vulnerable - Monday 17 October, 2011

Bailout is “dispossessing poor and vulnerable people” of their money
# Social Justice Ireland
# Social Justice Ireland

Bailout is “dispossessing poor and vulnerable people” of their money

Oct 17th 2011, 2:34 PM 863 Views 6 Comments

Social Justice Ireland met with the Troika today and spoke to them about changes needed to protect the poor and vulnerable in Ireland.

# vulnerable - Friday 30 September, 2011

Ireland's drug problem continues to grow outside of Dublin
# Vulnerable
# Vulnerable

Ireland's drug problem continues to grow outside of Dublin

Sep 30th 2011, 7:15 AM 2,144 Views 19 Comments

Merchants Quay Ireland, a charity working with homeless people and drug users, say there has been a big jump in demand for their services.