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Government failing to tackle skyrocketing childcare costs – Conway-Walsh
Mayo Sinn Féin TD Rose Conway-Walsh has warned that the government is continuing to fail families through its ongoing failure to address skyrocketing childcare fees, despite being in power for a year.
Galway families face highest childcare costs in Connacht
Families in Galway needing childcare are burdened with weekly fees of €168 per child - the highest childcare costs in Connacht.
GMIT launches new Level 7 diploma in school age childcare
GMIT’s Department of Nursing, Health Sciences, and Social Care has added a new course in its suite of early childhood education and care programmes, the new diploma in school age childcare (Level 7), the first such course to be offered in Irish third-level colleges.
Great offers on care and food from Doggie Daycare Galway
The team at Doggie Daycare Galway would like to take this opportunity during these very challenging times to say a big thank you to its loyal customers. Although life and business has begun to return to normal, times are still challenging for both people and businesses alike.
Parents spending significant finance during baby’s first year
The BabyDoc Club parenting community reveal the real cost of baby, with the first in-depth survey of its kind in Ireland.
McNelis calls for Ireland to adopt universal public childcare system
Women's participation in the workforce remains low because of "Ireland’s unaffordable childcare costs", and it will go lower unless the State introduces a universal public childcare system.
Parents must not be made choose between childcare and work, says McNelis
The Government must “step up and support” new parents who are being faced with an “unacceptable choice” between securing childcare and fully returning to work.
Financial stimulus package afforded to childcare is not wholly sufficient
Founder and Managing Director of Grovelands Childcare, Athlone businesswoman, Regina Bushell, in her capacity as Chairperson of Seas Suas, the representative voice for independent early learning and care providers in Ireland, is advocating further additional financial assistance for the sector following the announcement by the Government of a €75 million stimulus package prior to the reopening of relevant service facilities on June 29.
Lack of childcare facilities should not cost workers their jobs, says McNelis
Comments by the Health Minister that families will have to secure a “dig out” for getting childcare, shows the Government has a "derisory understanding" of the importance of childcare for working parents.
Guarantee needed on childcare for essential workers at end of June
With more people slowly returning to work, "a cast iron guarantee" is needed that childcare for essential workers would return on June 29 as the Government "has promised".