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    • Early Years eNews: Issue 1 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2016)
      As we await the outcome of General Election 2016, Barnardos is asking politicians to make children their priority and calling for concrete action in five areas of a child’s life: first year of life, early years, education, ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 4 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2016)
      As we await the upcoming Budget, there have been a number of significant developments in the early years sector over the last few months, in particular the formation of the Early Years Forum. This Forum will allow ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 2 

      Barnardos (2016)
      In this issue of Early Years eNews we bring you details of the launch of our new publication for early years educators - Supporting Young Children's Behaviour Skills. There was a great turn out at the launch with Jenna ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 4 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2017)
      The Affordable Childcare Scheme has been in the news in the past couple of weeks, with concerns that that just 60% of early years settings in Ireland have registered for the Scheme. The announcement by Taoiseach Leo ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 2 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2017)
      In this issue of Early Years eNews we bring you details of Barnardos new online course for early years educators on learning environments. This free course looks at the range and nature of environmental influences on ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 1 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2017)
      This issue of Early Years eNews brings you information on extended funding supports for community childcare and the Access & Inclusion Model; information on the Action Plan for Education 2017 as well as the latest CSO ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 5 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2017)
      The newly commenced provisions of the Children First Act, including mandated reporting, came into effect on 11th December and this will impact all those working with children. In Barnardos, we are busy updating our ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 3 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2017)
      In this issue of Early Years eNews we bring you information on some recent announcements by the Department of Children and Youth Affairs including an extra €3.5m to be made available to childcare providers in the form ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 5 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2018)
      In this final issue of Early Year eNews this year we bring you the welcomed news of the launch of First 5, A Whole-of-Government Strategy for Babies, Young Children and their Families. This first ever cross-Departmental ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 4 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2018)
      In this issue of Early Year eNews we bring you information about significant developments in the early years sector including the launch of Tusla Early Years Inspectorate's Quality and Regulatory Framework (QRF). The ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 3 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2018)
      In this issue of Early Year eNews we bring you updates about the longawaited National Early Years Strategy. When in place, this Strategy will help to ensure that the importance of early childhood is widely recognised. It ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 1 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2018)
      There have been a lot of developments in early years education and care already this year and in this issue we include updates on the Affordable Childcare Scheme and the Access and Inclusion Model (AIM). We also bring ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 2 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2018)
      Barnardos were delighted to attend the Early Childhood Ireland conference in Croke Park last weekend and even more delighted by some announcements made at the event by Minister Katherine Zappone, including the news that ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 2 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2019)
      In this issue of Early Year eNews we bring you updates about the National Childcare Scheme including information about funding available to early years settings to support its implementation. This issue also provides ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 3 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2019)
      In this issue of enews we bring you information about Barnardos new publication, produced in partnership with National Childhood Network, Explore, Play and Learn through the Arts in Pre-school Settings. There is news ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 5 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2019)
      In this issue of Early Years eNews we bring you details of the latest publication from Barnardos and NCN, the recent Pobal report on the early years sector as well as updates on arts bursaries in early years services ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 1 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2019)
      In this first issue of Early Year eNews of the year we bring you the welcome news of Regulations that provide for the registration of school age childcare services. This will allow school age services to participate in ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 4 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2019)
      Following on from the RTÉ Investigates: Crèches, Behind Closed Doors programme broadcast in July, the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr. Katherine Zappone, made a number of announcements over the summer in an ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 3 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2020)
      While the Government is still determining whether childcare workers will go into the home and mind the children of some healthcare workers, many organisation and agencies, including Barnardos, have been working on resources ...
    • Early Years eNews: Issue 6 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2020)
      This has been a significant week for the early learning and care sector as many services reopened after Covid19 closures, with more planning to reopen in the coming weeks. This has been possible through the dedication ...