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Children First: Child Protection Legislation Ireland

Children First refers to the National Guidance for the Protection and Welfare of Children 2017 and the Children’s First Act 2015. It calls upon and provides guidance for professionals, organisations and individuals to help keep children safe and protected.

27 April, 2021
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Legal Guardianship & Father’s Rights Ireland

Many fathers and indeed cohabiting couples who are not married to each other are under the mistaken impression that the placing of the father’s name on the child’s birth certificate automatically gives guardianship rights to the unmarried father.

01 February, 2021