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The Hidden Cost of Poverty
Published 16 Jun 2020 | PDF | 1.13 MB
The Hidden Cost of Poverty Executive Summary
Published 16 Jun 2020 | PDF | 228.82 KB


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  • Posted by   on 21 August 2013 | 0 comments
    Prioritise, protect and invest
    Following recent criticisms about the quality of some early years services,  Audry Deane explains the importance of early years education and why the Government must prioritise, protect and invest in our early years infrastructure.
  • Posted by   on 14 August 2013 | 0 comments
    It's time to even out the playing field
    Our volunteers witness the anxiety and strain put on parents trying to juggle their low incomes to meet the multiple demands during the school year
  • Posted by   on 07 August 2013 | 0 comments
    Education is the best route out of poverty
    Audry Deane discusses the importance of education and the effects of cuts to education supports.
  • Posted by   on 01 August 2013 | 0 comments
    Unemployed and unsupported?
    Deep cuts to education grants risk creating a future of long-term unemployment and poverty.
  • Posted by   on 26 July 2013 | 0 comments
    A Fate Worse than Debt?
    "At a time of real financial pressure, An Post's unsavoury arrangement with a money lender is unacceptable" says John-Mark McCafferty