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    • The Case for Constitutional Change 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2006)
      Barnardos’ vision is an Ireland where childhood is valued and all children and young people are cherished equally. As the Irish Constitution is the supreme source of law in Ireland, Barnardos believes that all children ...
    • Changes in the Support of Lone Parents 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, No date)
      Information sheet outlining the main proposals issued by the Department of Social and Family Affairs in relation to supporting lone parents.
    • Child Abuse Through the Internet 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2008)
      New technologies such as the internet, although very valuable, can put children at risk of exploitation and harm. The internet can give people who are interested in abusing or exploiting children a new medium to network, ...
    • A Child Centered Response to Domestic Abuse 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2020)
      Six things Barnardos has learnt about children experiencing violence in their home.
    • Child Homelessness: Factsheet 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2017)
      Current statistics on the scale of child homelessness in Ireland
    • Child Poverty: Ireland in Recession 

      End Child Poverty Coalition (Barnardos and others, 2011)
      The recession has hit the lives of many children hard. Child poverty in Ireland did not end during the boom years, in spite of Government promises. Now, as our economic situation worsens, and families up and down the ...
    • Child Prostitution 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2010)
      The existence of child prostitution is an alarming indictment of Irish society. Childhood should be a precious time when innocence is protected. We have a moral and societal responsibility to ensure children are protected ...
    • Children and Homelessness 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2009)
      All children deserve to have a place they can call home. Somewhere they feel safe, warm and protected. Homeless children are one of the most marginalised groups of children in Ireland. Children become homeless when a ...
    • Children and Homelessness 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2008)
      Homeless children are one of the most marginalised groups of children in Ireland. Children become homeless when a number of different life events merge but the overall root cause is poverty. Children experience ‘hidden’ ...
    • Children and Mental Health 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2008)
      For children and young people experiencing a mental health illness can affect all aspects of their future development, therefore, prevention and early intervention is the key to stemming the long term effects. Child ...
    • Children Experiencing Neglect 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2009)
      The consequences of abuse on a child can be long lasting and varied depending on the severity, the frequency of the abuse, the age of onset and the relationship between victim and abuser. It can affect every aspect of a ...
    • Children First on a Statutory Basis 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2006)
      Barnardos welcomes the review of Children First and strongly recommends that they be placed on a statutory footing to ensure the highest level of protection for our children. It would remove the element of discretion, ...
    • Children's Rights Referendum: Overview 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2012)
      An infographic detailing the issues pertaining to the Children's Rights Referendum.
    • Comprehensive Vetting System 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2007)
      Paper describing the vetting system in Ireland and the limitations it has.
    • Cost of a Child Briefing Paper 

      Harvey, Brian (Barnardos, 2009)
      The modest but real reduction in child poverty in Ireland over recent years is threatened by the proposals made in the McCarthy report and subsequently echoed at government level that the level of Child Benefit should be ...
    • Cost Of Living Crisis Impact on Children: Infographic 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2022)
      Infographic on the cost of living crisis nationwide.
    • Disclosure of Information in Cases of Abuse Establishment of a National Protocol for the Exchange of Information in the Investigation and Prosecution of Cases of Abuse 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2010)
      Barnardos welcomes the opportunity to make a submission to the Health Service Executive towards the establishment of a National Protocol for the Exchange of Information in relation to the Investigation and Prosecution ...
    • Draft National Quality Standards for Residential and Foster Care Services for Children and Young People: Barnardos Submission to the Health Information and Quality Authority 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2010-03)
      Barnardos welcomes the opportunity to provide feedback into the draft National Quality Standards for Residential and Foster Care Services. Overall Barnardos is pleased with the current draft of quality standards as they ...
    • Dreading December 2010 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2010)
      Times are tough economically. Barnardos knows that for those children and families living in the most marginalised and disadvantaged communities across Ireland, times have never been tougher. Through our work we have ...
    • Early Childhood Care and Education 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2010)
      Early childhood is a time of great opportunity for learning and early interventions which promote social and educational development are well proven to be beneficial to children providing both short and long term benefits. ...