Tusla and HSE join forces in new initiative to support children whose parents misuse alcohol and other drugs
Friday, 25th January, 2019: Tusla-Child and Family Agency and the HSE have today jointly launched new training resources for health and social service staff to tackle the serious problems children face because of their parent’s/caregiver’s misuse of alcohol and other drugs.
Tusla statement on HIQA inspection of the Dublin South Central Child Protection and Welfare Services
17th January 2019: Tusla – Child and Family Agency notes the findings of the HIQA inspection report published today in relation to child protection and welfare services in the Dublin South Central area.
Tusla’s PMO Recognised for Excellence at Prestigious Ireland Chapter National Project Management Awards
30th November 2018: Tusla’s National Childcare Information System (NCCIS) was shortlisted for the Public Sector ‘Project of the Year' at the prestigious Ireland Chapter National Project Management Awards. The awards ceremony, hosted by PwC recognised excellence in project management across various sectors.
National Review Panel Publishes 2017 Annual Report and 5 Individual Reports
26th November 2018: Tusla – Child and Family Agency notes the publication today of the National Review Panel’s Annual Report 2017 and a number of reports relating to children and young people who were either known to child protection services or in the care of the state.
Tusla acknowledges the publication of the report of the Disclosures Tribunal
11th October 2018: Tusla – Child and Family Agency acknowledges the publication today of the report of the Disclosures Tribunal into our involvement with Sergeant Maurice McCabe and his family.
Tusla - Child and Family Agency Statement on Budget 2019 Allocation
10th October 2018: Tusla – Child and Family Agency welcomes the announcement by the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr Katherine Zappone that the agency will receive an additional €33m in funding for 2019 from the Department of Children and Youth Affairs.
Tusla – Child and Family Agency Appoints Interim CEO
28th September 2018: The Board of Tusla – Child and Family Agency wishes to announce that as of the 1st October 2018 Pat Smyth, Director of Finance will be the Interim Chief Executive of Tusla. He has played a crucial role as Director of Finance for the past 5 years and the Board is confident that he will continue to make valuable and significant contributions to the agency as he takes up this new role. The interim appointment will be for an initial period of three months.
National Child and Family Support Week to increase awareness of Tusla family support services
14th September 2018: Tusla-Child and Family Agency has launched its first ever national promotional drive to highlight the range of services it provides as part of its Prevention, Partnership and Family Support(PPFS) programme.
Tusla Launches Quality and Regulatory Framework for the Early Years Sector
5th September 2018: Tusla – Child and Family Agency today launched a Quality and Regulatory Framework for the Early Years Sector which aims to support registered providers in achieving compliance with the early years regulations 2016.