“In an era where there is legitimate concern about the use, ownership and manipulation of Big Data, it is astonishing that this Government proceeded to collect and hold data on citizens without any legal basis.”
“It knocks all parents’ confidence that the schools to which they entrust their children are safe – safe for staff and safe for children. The Minister must reassure staff and parents that the defective schools are indeed safe to open.”
“As a parent of primary school children myself, I know it can be incredibly hard for families to make alternative arrangements for school closures and it often means having to pay for childcare.”
One of the toughest challenges facing Irish people over the past decade, and still today is that of housing & Homelessness. The Housing Crisis in Ireland has effected us all, including my family and myself. This post includes some of my contributions to the debate, taken from newspapers and other media.
This post was first published on the The Echo.ie – Your Local Newspaper, click here to view original article.
The number of older people waiting for home support has been slammed, after figures emerged that more than 6,300 people are waiting nationally.
This post was first published on the Disability & I Blog;
Carly Bailey is a truly amazing woman. She is a Law and Political Science student at Trinity College Dublin, vice-chair of the Social Democrats, a proud mum, a political candidate for Dublin Southwest and, on top of everything else, a person living with a disability.
The Housing Crisis in Ireland has effected us all, including my family and myself. This was caused in large part by white collar crime, the lack of community in the banking system & Corruption in Ireland.
High childcare costs place an unacceptable burden on already stretched families. The government needs to step up and support parents and ensure sufficient funding.
Comprehensive development of our public transport infrastructure is in Ireland’s vital social and economic interest.
In this post I want to discuss the issue of Irish citizens in long-term mortgage arrears. I certainly hope that those currently experiencing the stress of dept do not end up as my family did…