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#Grace case

# grace-case - This year 2022

DPP explanation needed on why no charges brought in 'Grace' case, says McGuinness
# Grace Case
# Grace Case

DPP explanation needed on why no charges brought in 'Grace' case, says McGuinness

Jan 31st 2022, 5:21 PM 16,467 Views 0 Comments

FF TD John McGuinness says a change to the law should happen to ensure that agencies and individuals can be held accountable.

# grace-case - Last year 2021

HSE boss says he is trying to improve accountability in the organisation
# Paul Reid
# Paul Reid

HSE boss says he is trying to improve accountability in the organisation

Nov 14th 2021, 9:36 PM 27,810 Views 19 Comments

Paul Reid said there should be a culture that embraces disclosure of wrongdoing.

HSE workers who failed ‘Grace’ should be prosecuted, Dáil told
# Grace Case
# Grace Case

HSE workers who failed ‘Grace’ should be prosecuted, Dáil told

Nov 11th 2021, 8:11 PM 43,761 Views 0 Comments

The Farrelly Commission has been investigating the case and has published two interim reports, which were debated by the Dail on Thursday.

# grace-case - All time

Government 'reluctantly' grants second year long extension to Grace case inquiry
# Grace Case
# Grace Case

Government 'reluctantly' grants second year long extension to Grace case inquiry

May 22nd 2019, 10:48 AM 9,100 Views 6 Comments

The Farrelly Commission to provide its final phase report by 15 May 2020.

Grace probe delayed: Problems interviewing elderly witnesses 'not predicted', says Minister
# Grace Case
# Grace Case

Grace probe delayed: Problems interviewing elderly witnesses 'not predicted', says Minister

May 16th 2018, 8:20 AM 10,081 Views 7 Comments

The Commission of Investigation has been granted another 12 months to complete its work.

Michael Noonan’s handling of the ‘Grace' case will be examined next year
# Foster Care
# Foster Care

Michael Noonan’s handling of the ‘Grace' case will be examined next year

Nov 16th 2017, 8:37 AM 6,787 Views 25 Comments

‘Grace’ was left in an abusive foster home in the southeast of the country for 20 years.

HSE boss says care agency that looked after 'Grace' was not treated unfairly
# Abuse
# Abuse

HSE boss says care agency that looked after 'Grace' was not treated unfairly

Oct 27th 2017, 6:20 AM 7,218 Views 8 Comments

Tony O’Brien was told by one committee member that he is pre-empting the work of the inquiry.

Staff involved in care for 'Grace' were promoted, PAC told
# Grace Case
# Grace Case

Staff involved in care for 'Grace' were promoted, PAC told

Jun 15th 2017, 7:18 PM 12,129 Views 19 Comments

In April, a €6.3 million settlement for Grace was approved by the High Court.

Grace case whistleblower says she's 'disappointed' with HSE's response
# Care Of The State
# Care Of The State

Grace case whistleblower says she's 'disappointed' with HSE's response

Apr 30th 2017, 3:24 PM 10,900 Views 16 Comments

The whistleblower, who remains anonymous, told RTÉ’s This Week that she wants to appear before committee to set the record straight.

€6.3 million settlement approved for woman at centre of Grace case
# Abuse
# Abuse

€6.3 million settlement approved for woman at centre of Grace case

Apr 27th 2017, 2:46 PM 12,426 Views 29 Comments

Fianna Fáil TD John McGuinness said that the settlement was appropriate, but questioned whether anything had changed at the HSE and Tusla.

Woman with intellectual disabilties left in foster home for two years after claims of sexual abuse
# FOSTER CARE ABUSE
# FOSTER CARE ABUSE

Woman with intellectual disabilties left in foster home for two years after claims of sexual abuse

Mar 29th 2017, 7:00 AM 9,286 Views 5 Comments

Yesterday, Cabinet was informed about new disability protocols which will cost €7 million per year.

'A monumental cock-up': HSE boss admits Grace case worker still in public service and on a full pension
# Foster Care
# Foster Care

'A monumental cock-up': HSE boss admits Grace case worker still in public service and on a full pension

Mar 24th 2017, 12:14 PM 21,209 Views 43 Comments

The Director General of the HSE was before an Oireachtas committee yesterday to correct the record.

'As a parent, this is your worst nightmare': Sister of child at 'Grace' home speaks out
# New Allegations
# New Allegations

'As a parent, this is your worst nightmare': Sister of child at 'Grace' home speaks out

Mar 9th 2017, 11:59 PM 16,062 Views 10 Comments

It is claimed the HSE was told of concerns about the foster home before Grace was placed there.

Differences between the Grace terms of reference, before and after? There aren't many, but they mean a lot...
# All In Favour
# All In Favour

Differences between the Grace terms of reference, before and after? There aren't many, but they mean a lot...

Mar 9th 2017, 2:35 PM 9,489 Views 11 Comments

There aren’t many differences between the before-and-after terms, but what has changed matters.

The Government has re-written the terms for the Grace inquiry after criticism
# Dáil Debate
# Dáil Debate

The Government has re-written the terms for the Grace inquiry after criticism

Mar 9th 2017, 7:30 AM 12,222 Views 27 Comments

The Cabinet signed off on new terms last evening after criticism in the Dáil.

'Nobody will be excluded': Govt promises answers in Grace inquiry within 6 months
# Top Priority
# Top Priority

'Nobody will be excluded': Govt promises answers in Grace inquiry within 6 months

Mar 7th 2017, 5:58 PM 5,489 Views 18 Comments

The terms of reference for the commission of investigation was agreed at cabinet today.

HSE 'regrets but understands' why Grace's mother won't accept their apology
# Grace Case
# Grace Case

HSE 'regrets but understands' why Grace's mother won't accept their apology

Mar 6th 2017, 1:54 PM 22,539 Views 44 Comments

“The past nine years have been a living hell for me,” Grace’s mother told RTÉ Investigates.

Grace: The four missed opportunities to make her safe
# Grace
# Grace

Grace: The four missed opportunities to make her safe

Feb 28th 2017, 5:43 PM 20,393 Views 53 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny today announced that a commission of investigation will be set up.