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# ispcc - Monday 4 March, 2013

ISPCC launches campaign to shield children from bullying
# ISPCC
# ISPCC

ISPCC launches campaign to shield children from bullying

Mar 4th 2013, 2:31 PM 4,045 Views 5 Comments

Blue shield pins are to be sold throughout March to help raise awareness of child bullying.

# ispcc - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

ISPCC launches Missing Children’s Hotline
# 116 000
# 116 000

ISPCC launches Missing Children’s Hotline

Dec 11th 2012, 12:18 PM 2,937 Views 6 Comments

The hotline will provide advice and support to missing children and their families.

# ispcc - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

ISPCC: Lack of teen mental health supports needs to be addressed
# Children
# Children

ISPCC: Lack of teen mental health supports needs to be addressed

Dec 5th 2012, 6:30 AM 2,209 Views 11 Comments

According to a new ISPCC survey, as children age they are less able to know where to go for support.

# ispcc - Friday 9 November, 2012

Supervalu TV ad scoops top industry award
# Advertising Awards
# Advertising Awards

Supervalu TV ad scoops top industry award

Nov 9th 2012, 4:14 PM 15,370 Views 26 Comments

The company behind the supermarket’s recent ad campaign won the Grand Prix at the industry awards in Dublin last night where Alastair Campbell was guest speaker.

# ispcc - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

More than half of ISPCC staff take unpaid leave
# ISPCC
# ISPCC

More than half of ISPCC staff take unpaid leave

Aug 15th 2012, 12:18 PM 6,520 Views 19 Comments

The charity said it is €500,000 behind target despite salary cuts across the board this year.

# ispcc - Monday 25 June, 2012

Irish company wins Cannes Lion for ISPCC ad
# Ispcc Ad
# Ispcc Ad

Irish company wins Cannes Lion for ISPCC ad

Jun 25th 2012, 5:12 PM 5,757 Views 16 Comments

Richie Smyth of Dublin based Blinder Productions picked up a bronze for Director’s craft at the awards, which are seen as the Oscars of the advertising industry.

# ispcc - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

‘Shameful day’ as child deaths report ‘signifies our societal failure’
# Children In Care
# Children In Care

‘Shameful day’ as child deaths report ‘signifies our societal failure’

Jun 20th 2012, 6:30 PM 3,835 Views 49 Comments

There has been plenty of reaction to a report which examined the deaths of 196 children and young people in contact with State services between 2000 and 2010.

# ispcc - Monday 21 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

May 21st 2012, 7:59 PM 4,191 Views 6 Comments

Your nightly round-up of the day’s biggest news stores…

Childline receives record number of calls on emotional abuse
# Childline
# Childline

Childline receives record number of calls on emotional abuse

May 21st 2012, 3:09 PM 3,386 Views 32 Comments

Powerful new video from ISPCC highlights damage caused by verbal abuse.

New law on disclosing child abuse may not apply to priests
# Disclosure
# Disclosure

New law on disclosing child abuse may not apply to priests

May 21st 2012, 11:38 AM 4,573 Views 60 Comments

An Oireachtas briefing paper outlines that Alan Shatter’s proposed legislation does not tackle ‘sacerdotal privilege’.

# ispcc - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Child protection bill published to close sex abuse law loophole
# Children
# Children

Child protection bill published to close sex abuse law loophole

Apr 25th 2012, 10:56 AM 3,471 Views 46 Comments

Sentences of over five years in prison could be handed down if found guilty of withholding information.

Column: Bullying is not just a 'natural' part of growing up
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Bullying is not just a 'natural' part of growing up

Apr 25th 2012, 7:15 AM 1,254 Views 37 Comments

Forty per cent of 9-year-olds in Ireland have experienced bullying – and as Lisa Collins writes, more needs to be done to encourage children to speak out.

# ispcc - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Childline received 11,000 calls about bullying last year
# Bullying
# Bullying

Childline received 11,000 calls about bullying last year

Apr 24th 2012, 6:30 AM 1,899 Views 26 Comments

Latest figures from the ISPCC show that 26 per cent of young people in secondary school have been victims of bullying, or know someone who has. Forty per cent of 9 year olds were bullied in the last year.

# ispcc - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Column: Child abuse is a serious crime. It deserves a serious punishment.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Child abuse is a serious crime. It deserves a serious punishment.

Mar 7th 2012, 7:30 AM 4,285 Views 36 Comments

In Ireland, sentences for child abuse-related crimes are far lower than elsewhere, writes Lisa Collins. So what does this say about our society?

# ispcc - Thursday 23 February, 2012

'Romeo and Juliet' sex ruling shows inequality of law - charity
# Courts
# Courts

'Romeo and Juliet' sex ruling shows inequality of law - charity

Feb 23rd 2012, 8:15 PM 9,565 Views 0 Comments

Underage boys can be prosecuted for having sex but girls cannot, the Supreme Court ruled today.

# ispcc - Monday 26 December, 2011

38 per cent increase in Christmas Day calls to Childline
# Childline
# Childline

38 per cent increase in Christmas Day calls to Childline

Dec 26th 2011, 9:43 AM 2,377 Views 13 Comments

The ISPCC’s listening service for children and young people says it received 1,387 calls, texts and messages yesterday.

# ispcc - Thursday 15 December, 2011

PHOTOS: Jamie Heaslip and Colin Farrell join ISPCC campaign
# ISPCC
From The Daily Edge
# ISPCC

PHOTOS: Jamie Heaslip and Colin Farrell join ISPCC campaign

Dec 15th 2011, 2:07 PM 7,384 Views 17 Comments

The ISPCC unveils the latest round of anti-bullying posters, following the ads that included Jedward and Louis Walsh.

# ispcc - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

Concerns raised over child safety and privacy online
# Cyber Safety
# Cyber Safety

Concerns raised over child safety and privacy online

Oct 12th 2011, 11:05 AM 513 Views 6 Comments

A study commissioned by the ISPCC found that one-third of primary school children did not know how to keep their social network account private, while one in six secondary students had met someone in person after meeting them online.

# ispcc - Friday 5 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Aug 5th 2011, 8:02 PM 2,635 Views 0 Comments

In Friday’s Fix: The ups and downs of the markets, Jedward as you’ve never seen them, rhinos on a running track, and the saddest film scene ever…

In pictures: ISPCC casts Jedward in a new light
# ISPCC
# ISPCC

In pictures: ISPCC casts Jedward in a new light

Aug 5th 2011, 5:30 PM 5,443 Views 47 Comments

The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children is set to launch a new campaign on Monday, but posters have already sprung up around Dublin City Centre.

# ispcc - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Column: We need to tackle bullying to save young lives
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: We need to tackle bullying to save young lives

Jun 29th 2011, 12:09 PM 16 Views 9 Comments

Journalist and researcher Eleanor Fitzsimons argues that Ireland needs a co-ordinated countrywide plan to stamp out bullying as RTE appeals for victims to tell their stories.

# ispcc - Tuesday 9 November, 2010

Child beggars up by 9%, according to ISPCC
# Children
# Children

Child beggars up by 9%, according to ISPCC

Nov 9th 2010, 7:59 PM 423 Views 0 Comments

The number of children seen begging in Dublin reaches 966 in 2009, with a further increase likely.