Burden on parents of high back-to-school costs must be lifted

Burden on parents of high back-to-school costs must be lifted

00Social Democrats Spokesperson for Children, Cllr Jennifer Whitmore, has said concerted efforts must be made to reduce high back-to-school costs and relieve stress on parents. Cllr Whitmore was commenting on today’s annual Barnardos survey which found that parents...
Public health guidelines needed for children’s online gaming

Public health guidelines needed for children’s online gaming

00 “Parents need to be better equipped to engage with their children about their online habits, and clear public health guidelines for the maximum length of time children should be spending playing computer games would at least offer some direction.” Social...
MenB vaccine should be provided as catch-up programme

MenB vaccine should be provided as catch-up programme

00   “The vaccine injections cost hundreds of euro, so it’s vital that people know they can bring their children and teenagers to their GPs for the vaccines without having to worry that they will be charged.” Social Democrats Spokesperson for Children,...