Tusla Update re Recent Cyber Attack
Sunday, 16th May 2021: Tusla - Child and Family Agency continues to be significantly affected by the recent Cyber attack. We’d like to remind the public and all professional staff that we work with, that our Child Protection system is open for referrals by phone and your local number can be found at www.tusla.ie
Friday 14th May 2021: Tusla - Child and Family Agency wishes to advise members of the public and all professional staff that we work with, that our systems are currently not operating. This includes email, internal systems, and the Portal through which child protection referrals are made. This measure is for security reasons as the agency is hosted on the ICT network.
Tusla Appeal re: Mother and Baby Homes
Tuesday 4th May 2021 - Tusla helpline for anyone connected with Mother and Baby Homes who suffered abuse as a child.
Tusla Statement on HIQA inspection report for a children’s residential centre in the West region
April 8th, 2021: Tusla – Child and Family Agency welcomes today’s publication of HIQA inspection report on a children’s residential centre in the West region. Eight standards were inspected and the centre was found to be fully compliant in all standards.
Tusla to offer Careers to all Final-Year Social Work Students before Graduation
Thursday, 18th March 2021: Tusla has today announced that it is to offer employment to all final-year social work students who wish to work in the child and family sector. While focusing on graduates in recent years, this is the first offer of its kind in the sector. It is one of a number of steps to improve recruitment and retention in Tusla.
Tusla statement on HIQA inspection of Cork foster care services
Tuesday 16th February 2021: Tusla – Child and Family Agency responds to today’s HIQA inspection report on foster care services in Cork.
Publication of HIQA inspection report on a children’s residential centre in the West region.
27th January 2021: Tusla – Child and Family Agency welcomes the publication of HIQA inspection report on a children’s residential centre in the West region.
Tusla statement on HIQA inspection reports for two special care units
21st January 2021: Tusla – Child and Family Agency notes today’s publication of HIQA inspection reports on two special care units, Ballydowd and Crannog Nua.
Tusla statement re: HIQA foster care service inspection report for Dublin South Central
Friday, 15th January, 2021: Tusla-Child and Family Agency notes the publication today of the HIQA inspection report in relation to foster care services in the Dublin South Central area undertaken in October 2020.