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# Children

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State-funded ECCE pre-school programme to remain closed for a week, other childcare to open Monday
Over 15,000 new parents have availed of Parent's Benefit payment since introduction in 2019
Debunked: No, the Army is not going to chip children in schools so they can monitor them
Government to set up archive of records related to institutional trauma in 20th century
The flu vaccine and children: Here is everything parents need to know
Less invasive nasal swab to be applied for Covid-19 testing on children
Over a quarter of Irish children and adolescents say they do not have a high satisfaction with life
Overcrowded classes and an empty classroom: Serious 'frustration' at teaching job cuts during a health crisis
Is your child worried about going to school? An expert has some tips for parents
40% of teachers concerned about how play-based lessons will be affected by Covid-19 restrictions
'I feel like the only way out is to die': Over 20,000 disclosures of abuse made to Women's Aid in 2019
New research highlights long-term impact of Covid-19 restrictions on children with autism
'Maternity leave is a human right': TD calls for parental leave for TDs
'Parents face stark choices': Three-week extension to parent's leave criticised as too little, too late
'I've can't lift my arms, brush my hair, or even go to the toilet alone': Children still waiting on Spinraza drug, Dáil told
'It's been a long 16 weeks': Anticipation tinged with nerves as creches prepare to re-open
Majority of children and teenagers with Covid-19 only experience mild symptoms, according to new research
Ombudsman expresses 'grave concern' over potential abolition of Department of Children
Poll: Should the Department of Children be scrapped?
State grants will ensure childcare providers should have no reason to increase fees, says minister
'Play-pods' of up to 12 children to be introduced in creches as they reopen from 29 June
The government's Covid-19 childcare plans, while noble, will not benefit children
Karen Clince
'Shambolic': Government told to 'go back to the drawing board' over failed childcare scheme for healthcare workers
Three children in New York die of rare disease that could be linked to Covid-19
Childcare providers have until Tuesday to sign up to wage subsidy scheme
Court-ordered access to children for separated parents advised to continue during pandemic
Parents will not have to pay for childcare they are not receiving during Covid-19 crisis, says Taoiseach
Disney+ launches in Ireland today, here are our top picks to watch first
'Isolated at home with their tormentor': Childline experiences increase in calls since closure of schools
Some supermarkets are banning children - but does the science back up their reasons?
Are playdates okay? The HSE's advice on social distancing for children
Catholic group that taped students together in sex ed talks develops presentation for primary schools
Parents of children affected by scoliosis spinal rod recall to be contacted by surgeons in next 24 hours
'You're not screening for them': Concern that trafficked Irish children are falling through the cracks
Ireland ranks in bottom 30 in world for tackling carbon emissions, according to UN report
Toddlers who view screens for over three hours a day are 'less physically active at age five'
Half of primary school students unable to kick a ball properly, study finds
Gardaí identify the children whose bodies were found in Dublin home as brothers and sister
Bodies of three children found at Dublin house
Christmas FM raises €412,000 for Barretstown children's charity