Early Years eNews: Issue 2

Barnardos. (2013). Early Years eNews: Issue 2. https://knowledge.barnardos.ie/handle/20.500.13085/544
In this issue of Childcare eNews, we bring you details of two reports launched in April - the 2012 State of the Nation's Children report and a report on separated children in foster care. We share news of a joint initiative by the Ombudsman for Children and Courts Service to assist separating parents and their children as well as showing the results of a survey into childcare in Ireland. We also welcome the appointment by Frances Fitzgerald TD, Minister for Children & Youth Affairs of Ms. Norah Gibbons as the first Chairperson of the board of the new Child & Family Agency.