News 2016


James Reilly considering new body to regulate court-appointed guardians

Staff in foster abuse scandal now working for child protection body

PRESS RELEASE

Grandparent carers let down by social services

Catch 22 for those who help grandkids due to family drug addiction

SUSI is now open for grant applications

Press Release 13th April 2016

Allegations against foster carers

Press Release 7th May 2016

New journal on foster care launched by the Irish Foster Care Association

Protocol for single, timely interview needed for children who allege sexual abuse

Grandparents and foster care - how the system works

Commission must uncover the truth of 'Grace' case

Youths in adult units but child beds available

When my foster brother died, I realised the care system must change

‘I’ve had 25 social workers. It’s a terrible system’

Abuse and State failings revealed in reports on deaths of young

HIQA Report on Midlands Area Inspection

President Higgins calls for child aftercare legislation rollout

IFCA's Support Helpline is 3 years old today!

IFCA Support Service Annual Review 2016

Report on the Grace Case: Press Release

IRISH FOSTER CARE ASSOCIATION WELCOMES THE PUBLICATION OF THE TWO REPORTS ON THE GRACE CASE TODAY

Fostering Awareness Week 2017 Press Release

Fostering Awareness Week 2017 "Communities Fostering Together".

Press Release: 'Grace' Case Inquiry Terms of Reference

Vital that the enquiry is speedy, thorough and leaves no stone unturned.

IFCA Structural Review

Four regionalised consultation meetings for members and volunteers have been organised.