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Early intervention is vital for children with special needs. With funding cuts,  children with Down syndrome fall further and further behind with lifelong repercussions for levels of independence.

Irish people are generally warm and open to people with disabilities. Our State? Not so much. Recently, I was contacted by the Louth/Meath branch of (...)

Budget 2018 would have looked entirely different and been much more just, if it were designed from a perspective of targeting the needs of children. File photograph: iStockPhoto

A dear friend of mine who died last July used to say that children are not the future. They are the present. For significant numbers of Irish childre(...)