Advertisement
Dublin: 12 °C Friday 18 June, 2021

#in care

Nine-year-old boy in care moved five different times in 13 days
# Nowhere To Go
From TheJournal.ie
# Nowhere To Go

Nine-year-old boy in care moved five different times in 13 days

Sep 17th 2018, 12:15 AM 30,860 Views 0 Comments

“His experience in care is augmenting his experience of harm that brought him into care,” the judge said.

‘I was homeless and in a shelter at 15’: Care leavers being forced into homelessness
# Lack Of Support
From TheJournal.ie
# Lack Of Support

‘I was homeless and in a shelter at 15’: Care leavers being forced into homelessness

Jul 14th 2018, 12:05 AM 16,388 Views 49 Comments

Limited supports for children coming through care is forcing young people out onto the streets and into a growing homeless crisis.

'I understand why a lot of people leave': Being a social worker in Ireland
# Burnout
From TheJournal.ie
# Burnout

'I understand why a lot of people leave': Being a social worker in Ireland

Aug 12th 2017, 10:00 PM 41,831 Views 31 Comments

A social worker speaks to TheJournal.ie about the stresses and strains of working a very difficult, challenging job.

Children with disabilities: Over 70 claims of abuse received by health watchdog
# In Care
From TheJournal.ie
# In Care

Children with disabilities: Over 70 claims of abuse received by health watchdog

Jun 2nd 2016, 3:59 PM 7,897 Views 0 Comments

Health and social care watchdog Hiqa also received notifications about serious injuries and misconduct by staff.

Ireland has more than 6,000 children in care. How are they doing in school?
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Ireland has more than 6,000 children in care. How are they doing in school?

Dec 23rd 2015, 4:45 PM 499 Views 13 Comments

The Irish state is basically raising these children – but how good a job is it doing, asks Professor Robbie Gilligan.

Five sexual incidents at centre for vulnerable adults investigated
# In Care
From TheJournal.ie
# In Care

Five sexual incidents at centre for vulnerable adults investigated

Sep 17th 2015, 4:09 PM 15,726 Views 14 Comments

Files for the patients showed no record of a capacity to make a decision on engaging in a sexual relationship.

Three children abused by their mother escaped from their home using a ladder
# In Care
From TheJournal.ie
# In Care

Three children abused by their mother escaped from their home using a ladder

Jan 5th 2015, 7:15 AM 34,469 Views 35 Comments

The mother beat one of the children and told the others she was ‘beating the white devil’ out of the child.