One Family Response

Budget 2018 was announced on Tuesday 10 October 2017.

One Family’s response to Budget 2018 can be read on the link below:

Budget 2018: Much More Needed to Lift One-Parent Families out of Government-created Poverty.

Our response to the Indecon Report, released on Monday 9 October by the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection on the impacts of reform to the One Parent Family Payment, can be read here.


We have compiled a factsheet for parents that summarises the main changes that may affect people parenting alone or sharing parenting. It is available to read here.


Listen to One Family CEO, Karen Kiernan, on RTÉ Morning Ireland:  “We have more children now than five years ago living in poverty.”