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# back to school burden

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# back to school burden
‘Your mammy hasn’t paid for your books’: SVP reports 20% increase in calls for back to school help
The Department of Employment Affairs has experienced delays in processing some back-to-school allowance applications.
# back to school burden
Parents pay €275 per child on secondary school books
“August will be extremely stressful for me… I will lose sleep and I will worry,” one parent said.