May 28, 2021
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first_img Facebook NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly By News Highland – February 18, 2013 LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Twitter Google+ Google+ Twitter A new ‘report card’ has found the government isn’t doing enough to help children suffering from child poverty.The report by the Children’s Rights Alliance – a coalition of more than 100 organisations – gave the government an F grade and they say the problem is getting worse.Tanya Ward is from the Alliance.She says the worst performing areas were child poverty and health because of the delay in the Children’s Hospital and primary health care centres.She says the cuts to child benefit in the December budget have not helped.”The problem with that cut was that most of that money was not redirected into children’s services” she said.”They need to make sure that child benefit does remain universal – but if they’re going to cut the benefit payment, they need to re-direct it into child care services, and a second-tier payment for families who are really suffering on the breadline” she added. Pinterest Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Facebookcenter_img News Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny Pinterest WhatsApp Government gets F grade for child poverty Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Previous article1000s expected for Dublin protestNext articleMinister says leeway critical on promissory note deal News Highland last_img