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Subject: Child health
Recommendation 1 - There is a role for child protection public health nurses to work within the Child and Family Agency, to provide clinical expertise in the area of child health and development and to be the link between the Agency and local primary care teams. - Alternatively, there is a role...
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Ireland has a long and complex social history regarding the development of child protection practice. A wide body of literature has been published internationally over the past twenty-five years researching and theorising on the best approaches for implementing new governmental policies. Irish...
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Author: Crystal Fulton
Subject: Gambling
This scholarly research study explored gambling behaviour in Ireland, specifically the issue of problem gambling and its impact on the individual, the gamblerâ?Ts relationships with social connections, and the wider impact of problem gambling behaviour on community and society. The project followed...
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In 2014, NIACRO and The Bytes Project commissioned five research papers to improve the overall understanding of the short and long-term issues affecting the thousands of young people in contact with the youth justice system or who are at risk of offending.   PAPER 1...
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Subject: Hepatitis C
In Ireland and in other countries hepatitis C infection is recognised as a significant public health problem with its associated burden of managing and treating the disease on individuals, their families, health services, communities and society.   Hepatitis C became a notifiable disease in...
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Subject: Substance misuse
Based on the options provided by the international drug control legal framework, this paper considers the rehabilitative measures of treating, educating or reintegrating drug users as alternatives or additions to conviction or punishment that are established in the laws of many countries in Europe...
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Subject: Crime, Law, Justice System
The Probation Service and Central Statistics Office (CSO) have established a partnership to conduct research on recidivism and related issues among offenders on supervision in the community. This second study report is based on anonymised offender and offence information on a 2008 cohort of...
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Subject: Family, Child health
A modern public service places the service user at the heart of decision-making, service planning and provision. Thus, it is the remit of Tusla - Child and Family Agency to engage with children, families and communities on the design and quality of services provided to them. To this end, the Agency...
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Subject: Cancer
The evaluation panel was very impressed with the excellent progress in the cancer control system in Ireland since the publication of â?oA Strategy for Cancer Control in Irelandâ? in 2006. P. 22-23 - In particular the National Cancer Strategy 2006 (rec. 3-5) made 3 specific recommendations aimed at...
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Subject: Incarceration
Speaking about the Prison Service Annual Report Minister Fitzgerald said: â?o Despite a small increase of 2.7% in the total committals to prison the overall daily average number of prisoners in custody has continued to fall. The overall daily average number of prisoners in custody in 2014 was 3,915...

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