Kevin Mccoy

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A HSE report has found that the model of care provided at the Áras Attracta centre for adults with intellectual disabilities in Co Mayo was ‘wrong’.

The “wrong” model of care was provided at the Áras Attracta centre for adults with intellectual disabilities in Co Mayo with residents there generally(...)

Minister of State with responsibility for Primary and Social Care Kathleen Lynch: will address national summit for disabilities at which measures to tackle alleged abuse at Áras Attracta will be outlined.    Photograph: Alan Betson

The Health Service Executive is expected to pause its inquiry into the Áras Attracta care home scandal until after An Garda Síochána completes its in(...)

The Áras Attracta residential facility in Swinford. Photograph: Google StreetView

The Health Service Executive has appointed two chairmen to lead two separate investigations into allegations of serious mistreatment of residents at a(...)

 Dr Irene Hillary pictured  in 1981. She said she was concerned that  an inquiry into the vaccination trials, under the aegis of a commission set up to inquire into child abuse, would have implications for her professional reputation. Photograph: Kevin McMahon/The Irish Times

A member of the Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse has said that a significant amount of work had been done and documentation collated when its v(...)