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Lack of funding facilitating domestic violence in Galway claims Farrell

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The under-resourcing of Tusla and the family and child support sector is facilitating domestic violence across Galway while suspected child abuse cases are not being followed up due to pressure on staff resources.

HSE raised concerns that thousands of Tuam babies may have been trafficked to the US

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The HSE raised concerns in 2012 that up to 1,000 babies may have been illegally adopted to the United States, in “a scandal that dwarfs other, more recent issues with the church and state,” according to a report in the Irish Examiner.

Exporting problem teens “very, very unsatisfactory” - judge

 

Man set fire to sister’s kitchen and spat blood at social worker, court hears

A youth who set fire to his sister’s kitchen so the council would give her a new one, and who spat a mouthful of blood into a social worker’s face, got another final chance in court this week (April 2).

Staff boost to psychiatry in Westmeath announced

Psychiatric services in Westmeath are to benefit from the addition of eight senior staff this year, it was revealed this week.

Going coast to coast with ThereisBear!

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GALWAY THEATRE company ThereisBear! recently announced details for its ambitious and exciting 2014 programme, which begins in January with two simultaneous productions – Christina Reid’s Joyriders in Galway and Mark O’Rowe’s Terminus in Dublin.

Foster carers needed for children aged eight to 18

The HSE is seeking foster carers who can provide stable homes, both short and long term, for young people aged eight to 18 years. Foster carers currently provide care to 1,215 children in the west.

Over The Edge reading

OVER THE Edge at the Galway City Library on Thursday May 30 at 6.30pm will feature Thomas McCarthy, Eileen Ní Shuilleabháin, and Seán Kenny.

Parents fear that a child will be killed unless harassment stops

A committee of parents concerned about sustained harassment and violence against their children in Castlebar is to meet with the local Superintendent and senior HSE social worker next week to try and find solutions to this growing problem.

Drugs haul accused urged to come clean over identification

A woman and juvenile charged in connection with a major drugs raid that took place nearly two weeks ago have been strongly urged to show proof of identification and further remanded in custody.

 

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