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# aftercare - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Vaginal mesh implants: Women complain of delay in aftercare for severe complications
# Health
# Health

Vaginal mesh implants: Women complain of delay in aftercare for severe complications

Jun 16th 2019, 10:00 PM 23,392 Views 11 Comments

These surgeries have been suspended until recommendations made by the Chief Medical Officer are implemented.

# aftercare - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Children at Kildare residential centre told inspectors they 'don't always feel safe'
# HIQA Inspections
# HIQA Inspections

Children at Kildare residential centre told inspectors they 'don't always feel safe'

Jan 10th 2019, 6:03 PM 15,493 Views 7 Comments

Some children were concerned about where they would live when they left the centre.

# aftercare - Saturday 14 July, 2018

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

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

Jul 14th 2018, 12:05 AM 16,465 Views 49 Comments

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

# aftercare - Friday 1 September, 2017

Teenagers leaving State care now legally entitled to aftercare plan
# Age Of 18
# Age Of 18

Teenagers leaving State care now legally entitled to aftercare plan

Sep 1st 2017, 12:16 PM 7,769 Views 15 Comments

The scheme, which starts today, will ensure a young person remains supported in the years after they leave the system.

# aftercare - Saturday 27 May, 2017

'I was afraid of my father. I thought it was normal to be afraid of adults'
# Foster Care
# Foster Care

'I was afraid of my father. I thought it was normal to be afraid of adults'

May 27th 2017, 12:05 AM 35,093 Views 19 Comments

A new report from NUI Galway highlights the experiences of children in foster care in Ireland.

# aftercare - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

'It makes you appreciate the fortunate start in life most of us got'
# Aftercare
# Aftercare

'It makes you appreciate the fortunate start in life most of us got'

Feb 10th 2015, 7:05 AM 15,602 Views 3 Comments

Did you watch last night’s RTÉ documentary?

# aftercare - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

How some teenagers are forced from foster care into direct provision once they turn 18
# Aftercare
# Aftercare

How some teenagers are forced from foster care into direct provision once they turn 18

Nov 25th 2014, 6:30 AM 5,707 Views 30 Comments

The ESRI has published a report into the care given to unaccompanied minors.

# aftercare - Sunday 16 November, 2014

'Social workers can't do their jobs properly due to under resourcing'
# Social Care
# Social Care

'Social workers can't do their jobs properly due to under resourcing'

Nov 16th 2014, 8:15 AM 9,023 Views 12 Comments

Social work expert Maurice Fenton said that the relationship between children and carers is being sacrificed.

# aftercare - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Urgent need for bereavement training for chaplains in maternity hospitals
# Stillbirth
# Stillbirth

Urgent need for bereavement training for chaplains in maternity hospitals

Jul 23rd 2014, 7:00 AM 7,884 Views 15 Comments

The UCC report states the care provided to families following the death of a baby influences their grief journey and plays a key part in their overall recovery.

# aftercare - Monday 16 June, 2014

'If it wasn’t for friends, I’d literally be on the streets'
# Homeless Crisis
# Homeless Crisis

'If it wasn’t for friends, I’d literally be on the streets'

Jun 16th 2014, 6:06 PM 15,662 Views 8 Comments

EPIC has warned that young care leavers are at an increased risk of homelessness.

# aftercare - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Legislation published to place 'duty' on Child and Family Agency to provide aftercare
# Frances Fitzgerald
# Frances Fitzgerald

Legislation published to place 'duty' on Child and Family Agency to provide aftercare

Feb 25th 2014, 10:32 PM 6,077 Views 10 Comments

It follows a HSE report late last year that highlighted a number of incidents where young adults died after leaving statutory care.