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There are an estimated 15,000 childminders working in Ireland but despite widespread exploitation being highlighted within the sector a number of years ago, issues for au pairs continue to surface.
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CHILDCARE CROSSROADS: How do we construct a childcare system in post-pandemic Ireland that works for everyone?
Childcare provision was one of the sectors almost immediately thrown into crisis by the Covid outbreak - but its challenges have been apparent for some years now.
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ASSESSING AUTISM: Why is the wait time for ASD assessments over a year longer than legally required?
Research shows that early diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) leading to early interventions and treatment can have major long-term positive effects on symptoms and later skills.
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FOLLOWING THE HERD: Why are Meningitis C vaccination rates so far behind target in parts of Ireland?
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LATE INTERVENTION: Why does it take over two years to get early intervention appointments for some children?
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