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21 January 2015 in ,

Child Poverty Rates a Shameful National Scandal - Barnardos

21 January 2015 – CSO figures released today reveal the shocking extent of child poverty in Ireland during the tail end of the recession. The number of children living in consistent poverty – meaning they are living both at risk of poverty and experiencing deprivation – has risen to nearly 12 per cent (up from nearly 10 per cent in 2012). Scandalously, that means almost one in eight of our c...

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16 January 2015 in , ,

The 11 Worst Xmas Gifts of All Time

The 11 worst Christmas gifts of all time...and how to get rid of them!...

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14 January 2015 in , ,

Want to make a difference? Give a child the gift of reading...

Barnardos is looking for adults aged 55 years and older with time on their hands, lots of life experience and an enjoyment of reading, for a volunteer reading programme which will be rolled out on a phased basis during 2015 to nine primary schools in Finglas, Dublin 11. ...

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05 January 2015 in , ,

Make Your Wedding Dress Dreams Come True with Barnardos Bridal Rooms

If your Christmas was made even more magical by a romantic proposal, Barnardos Bridal Rooms can help make all your wedding dress dreams come true. ...

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29 December 2014 in , , ,

Barnardos Launches Unwanted Gifts Appeal

Get your New Year off to a great start by donating your unwanted Christmas gifts to Barnardos – each donation will help Barnardos work with over 9,000 children and families in 2015. Simply drop off your gift to any Barnardos Shop across the country - to find your local shop visit

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