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# State Care

Last year
Reports about welfare of children in State care deleted amid GDPR concerns
Call for urgent investigation into sexual exploitation of children in State care
Study on children with disabilities living in State care calls for improved inter-agency action
All time
Opinion: The Irish state is a very bad parent - when its children turn 18 they often end up on the streets
Shane Dunphy
'That gives you sleepless nights. It's a last resort': Giving children in State care a voice
Report into death of teen finds impact of separating her from younger sibling was not understood
Over half of 16 and 17-year-olds in State care have no aftercare worker
Suicide, overdose, sudden infant death: Children who died while in contact with social services
Grace case whistleblower says she's 'disappointed' with HSE's response
Minister reveals that over 6,000 children in State care
Over 120 children under the age of one were in state care last Christmas
Over 500 children placed in out-of-hours emergency care last year
Child in foster care has "serious anxiety" and worries about his mother's welfare
A day in the Family Court: Child not told when father might visit to 'avoid disappointment'
Minute silence in Children's Court for teenage boy who died while in care
16-year-old charged with raping a girl the same age as him granted bail
Foster care rules are 'being ignored and bypassed'
Garda tells court she found child wandering street with his drunk mother at 5am
'My daughter is my life': Mother pleads with judge to return child from care
Foster kids without homes made vulnerable by HSE inspection issues
'It makes you appreciate the fortunate start in life most of us got'
'They said I'd never finish school... Now I'm a teacher'
Care order extended for two young girls who described their mother as a 'junkie'
The High Court has ordered 17 children be detained in special care units
'Social workers can't do their jobs properly due to under resourcing'
A Week in the Family Court: 'There needs to be intervention before we reach crisis point'
A Week in the Family Court: 6,500 children are in care - here are some of their stories
Here's What Happened Today: Monday
113 children in State care went missing in the first six months of 2014
91 children known to HSE died in four years - one quarter by suicide
'Little appreciation' from State that Luke was at risk of harm while in care
Reports into deaths of five children in State care due today
Why did all these Chinese 'teens' go missing in Ireland?
Children in State care being 'placed in danger of abuse and exploitation'
Garda Commissioner says media reports on Roma child cases "not accurate"
Column: Why and how are children taken into State care?
Carol Coulter
Mental health needs of vulnerable children in Ireland 'not being met'
Why do children end up in care in Ireland?
Column: For foster children like me, the Children’s Referendum is a new chance
Wayne Dignam