100 cases of child abuse in Mid West a month

first_imgTwitter No vaccines in Limerick yet Email Advertisement Population of Mid West region increased by more than 3,000 in past year by Bernie English [email protected] were almost 900 cases of child abuse reported to child protection services in the Mid West during the first nine months of last year, a massive increase from the previous year’s figures.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up And of the 868 reports submitted from Limerick, Clare and Tipperary, 491 so far have been deemed serious enough to warrant close investigation.According to the figures obtained from Tusla, the National Child and Family Agency, the number of reports in the Mid West for the entirety of 2013 were 696, far short of the first nine months figures for 2014.There are no figures available as yet for 2015 or the final quarter of 2014.Of the reports in 2013, 529 required further investigation or action from the social services, a stage process known as ‘initial assessment’.The reporting figures in the Mid West have been increasing steadily since 2011, when there were 420 reported cases of abuse or neglect and 2012, when 593 cases were reported.The allegations cover such issues as child neglect or abuse of a sexual, physical, or emotional nature.The process of initial assessment involves meeting the child, the child’s parents, and contacting relevant professionals. The process is aimed at determining if there is, in principal, a case to answer.The next step, if social and child protection workers are unhappy with the situation, is to carry out risk assessment may need to be carried out.After investigations, it may be determined that a child should be taken into care because he or she is at risk.Figures for the number of children taken into care as a result of complaints in the Mid West are currently not available.A spokesperson for Tusla said that the agency “responds to every child protection or welfare referral it receives”.Currently, more than 90 per cent of Irish children in care are in foster care. Linkedin More than €250,000 greenway funding for Limerick and East Clare First Irish death from Coronavirus TAGSchild abusefeaturedMid WestMidwestTusla center_img WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR NewsBreaking news100 cases of child abuse in Mid West a monthBy Bernie English – March 19, 2015 1085 Walk in Covid testing available in Limerick from Saturday 10th April Facebook Previous articleLimerick Council response raises fury in GarryowenNext articleLimerick TD seeks public inquiry into republican abuse claims Bernie Englishhttp://www.limerickpost.ieBernie English has been working as a journalist in national and local media for more than thirty years. She worked as a staff journalist with the Irish Press and Evening Press before moving to Clare. She has worked as a freelance for all of the national newspaper titles and a staff journalist in Limerick, helping to launch the Limerick edition of The Evening Echo. Bernie was involved in the launch of The Clare People where she was responsible for business and industry news. Shannondoc operating but only by appointment Printlast_img read more

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Jill Haro to be VP of Corporate Administration at LRES

first_img Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago  LRES recently named Jill Haro as VP of Corporate Administration. In this role, Haro will oversee compliance and corporate-wide strategic projects. Haro has more than 15 years of experience working within the mortgage services industry in operations, client relations, and corporate project management. Prior to LRES, Haro served as a solution delivery executive for RealEC Technologies, part of Black Knight Financial Services. Before that, she held senior operational roles with Xome Settlement Services and Lender Processing Services, which is now known as Black Knight Financial Services. “Jill’s experience and understanding of program management will help LRES continue to evolve and diversify our client offerings,” said Roger Beane, CEO of LRES. “She has proven to be a team leader and an effective communicator both internally and externally; we look forward to seeing where her expertise takes this company.” “I have worked with Jill for the past 15 years. Her knowledge and commitment to success will provide a strong support system for our corporate initiatives,” added Mark Johnson, Chief Strategy Officer of LRES. “LRES has a deep commitment to advancing its services and solutions for the mortgage services industry. I’m thrilled to be working with Roger, Mark and the LRES team to drive essential projects that contribute to the company’s strategic growth,” said Haro. The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago June 30, 2017 1,616 Views Subscribe Related Articles About Author: Joey Pizzolato Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago in Events, Featured, News, REO Share Save Home / Events / Jill Haro to be VP of Corporate Administration at LRES Is Rise in Forbearance Volume Cause for Concern? 2 days ago Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Sign up for DS News Daily center_img Jill Haro LRES REO 2017-06-30 Joey Pizzolato Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Jill Haro to be VP of Corporate Administration at LRES The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Previous: Greg McCoskey Joins NTC as Lead General Counsel Next: Racing Against the Home Buying Clock Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago  Print This Post The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Joey Pizzolato is the Online Editor of DS News and MReport. He is a graduate of Spalding University, where he holds a holds an MFA in Writing as well as DePaul University, where he received a B.A. in English. His fiction and nonfiction have been published in a variety of print and online journals and magazines. To contact Pizzolato, email [email protected] Tagged with: Jill Haro LRES REO Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days agolast_img read more

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Newcastle Utd Signs Playmaker for Club-record Fee of £20m

first_img“I’m very happy and eager to start and to meet my new team-mates,” he said.“The league is very competitive, this is a historic club, and Rafa Benitez himself were the main reasons why I am here now.“I think it is a great responsibility, something beautiful for me, and I will try to offer the best I can to repay the trust the club put in me.”Capped 13 times by his country, Almiron is highly regarded in his homeland for his football intelligence, pace and left foot.Almiron started his career at Cerro Porteno in Paraguay before moving to Argentina’s Lanus.And he was one of only six players to record double figures for both goals and assists (11) in Major League Soccer in 2018.Unlike the signing of Owen, Almiron was not greeted by 15,000 supporters at St James’ Park, but the fee does represent a shift from the club’s relatively modest outlay in recent times.Martin Dubravka, Ki Sung-yueng, Fabian Schar, Yoshinori Mutu and Federico Fernandez all joined in the summer for a total of around £22m.Newcastle has also signed defender Antonio Barreca on loan from Monaco until the end of the season with the option of a permanent deal.The 23-year-old former Italy Under-21 international joined the French club last summer from Torino.“I know that Newcastle is a big and historic club,” he said. “I know that the people here really love football and that the fans are really behind the team.”Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram Newcastle has broken the club’s transfer record to sign Paraguay playmaker Miguel Almiron from MLS side Atlanta United for around £20m.It beats the £16m fee paid for Michael Owen from Real Madrid in 2005 and also breaks the MLS transfer record.The 24-year-old has featured in the MLS team of the year for the past two seasons and scored 13 goals last term as Atlanta won their first MLS Cup. Miguel Almironlast_img read more

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