Garda failings over juvenile crime must be watershed moment

Garda failings over juvenile crime must be watershed moment

00 “The victims of these crimes and their communities continue to pay an incredibly heavy price for the abject failure of our national police force to carry out its duties.  When known youth offenders go unpunished, communities live in fear and trust in the force is...
Shortall slams growth in numbers waiting for home care packages

Shortall slams growth in numbers waiting for home care packages

00 “”In failing to properly fund home care services, the government is essentially telling older people that they simply do not care about their needs.” Social Democrats co-leader Róisín Shortall TD has today slammed the Minister for Health for his failure...
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,...