Stewarts Care

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The incident is alleged to have occurred last summer, and it is understood Stewarts Care believes it has identified the young man who is reported to have been affected. Photograph: Eric Luke

One of the country’s largest disability service providers is investigating a report that a vulnerable adult with intellectual disabilities was left be(...)

Stewarts Care has invested heavily to allow it deal with criticisms set out by Hiqa; this led to a €6.2 million unauthorised deficit. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The Department of Public Expenditure warned in a report published a year ago that the health service was recruiting 371 whole-time staff each month on(...)

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A review is under way into what the Health Service Executive has described as “the unacceptable use of client funds” at one of the country’s largest o(...)

A teenager with Down syndrome was  found walking along a grass verge on the N4, close to the M50 motorway, approximate location above. File photograph: Google Street View

A 19-year-old teenager with Down syndrome was found unaccompanied on a grass verge near the M50 motorway after he was left behind following a swimming(...)

Stewarts Care Limited. The review  was one of a number commissioned by the HSE into hospitals and health agencies that it funds. Photograph: Eric Luke

A full review of salaries paid to employees at the Stewarts Care organisation should be completed and payment aligned with official salary scales, con(...)

Dublin’s Dean Rock: “I’m quite proud of who I am as a person and who I represent, and football has been a massive part of that.” Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Here he is, the Dublin footballer. The gilded prince floating above life’s quotidian concerns. Born in luxury, raised in opulence, the championship bu(...)

Hiqa director of regulation Phelim Quinn said further engagement with service providers would commence in September. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Almost one in five residential care centres for people with disabilities failed to fully comply with any of the regulations which Hiqa inspectors ass(...)