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'It can be quite lonely and isolating for them': There are 3,800 carers under the age of 15 in Ireland
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'It can be quite lonely and isolating for them': There are 3,800 carers under the age of 15 in Ireland

Nov 3rd 2017, 6:10 AM 10,705 Views 8 Comments

The CSO released the latest profile from Census 2016 focusing on health disability and carers in Ireland.

20 Under 20: Ireland's brightest and most inspirational rising stars
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20 Under 20: Ireland's brightest and most inspirational rising stars

Dec 28th 2016, 9:00 PM 27,615 Views 5 Comments

The entrepreneurs, inventors, entertainers and leaders of the future.

What's life like as a young carer? Jamie has cared for his mother since the age of six
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What's life like as a young carer? Jamie has cared for his mother since the age of six

Jun 8th 2015, 6:15 PM 240 Views 8 Comments

Caring for a family member can be a positive experience, but it can also be a strain on a young person’s health, development and happiness.

13 per cent of population have a disability - CSO
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13 per cent of population have a disability - CSO

Nov 1st 2012, 2:28 PM 8,510 Views 32 Comments

Census figures also showed that over 56,000 disabled people aged over 65 lived alone.