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# early intervention

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# Investigation
'Nobody seems to care': Why some children face years of waiting for 'early intervention'
A family’s address can decide whether their children get quick access to services like speech therapy – or flounder on waiting lists.
# early intervention
App that encourages children with autism to make eye contact wins at BT Young Scientist Business Bootcamp
The winners were selected by a judging panel of business professionals following an intensive four day workshop at NovaUCD.
Voices
If we truly care about our children, we should prove it
Services for children and families are caught in a cycle of fire fighting, without the structures or the resources to attack the roots of the problems.
# early intervention
Anxiety is the big issue for Ireland's young people
The new research shows more males are seeking help than before.
# early intervention
Gaps in HSE supports putting futures of children with speech problems at risk
Figures released this week reveal there are eleven HSE areas that have no early intervention teams at all.
# Children
Children's services "need more prevention and early intervention"
That is according to a number of leading children’s groups, who say that there are ‘pockets of multiple disadvantage’ in parts of Ireland.