The Experience and Scale of Child Poverty in Ireland
Barnardos. (2010). The Experience and Scale of Child Poverty in Ireland. https://knowledge.barnardos.ie/handle/20.500.13085/448
Across Ireland, Barnardos services are seeing daily the impact of the recession on children and families, many of whom are struggling to cope against a backdrop of reduced household income and widespread cuts to public services. Many of these families were already struggling before the recession and the current national economic climate is exacerbating what was already a dire situation for many children.