Category: Press Releases

Press Release | Ireland’s Biggest Family Tree to be Created on Sunday 15th May

Posted on 04/18/16 by Comms
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7/05/2015
Magician Brian Daly with the help of seven year old Evie Kenny and her two year old brother Frank from Cabra prepare for the annual Family Day Festival, presented by One Family, which celebrates the diversity of families in Ireland today. The Festival is on Sunday 17 May with free festive fun for all ages from 11am to 5pm in Wolfe Tone Square, Jervis Street, Dublin 1. Programme information can be found on www.familyday.ie.
Photo: Peter Houlihan
For more information contact:
Shirley Chance 087 414 8511
Director of Communications, One Family
Cherish House, 2 Lower Pembroke Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
T: 01 662 9212 

Press Release Ireland’s Biggest Family Tree to be Created on Sunday 15th May Annual Family Day Festival celebrates family diversity in Ireland today.  Family Day Festival | Sunday 15 May 2016 | www.familyday.ie  (Dublin, Monday 18th April 2016) One Family – Ireland’s organisation for people parenting alone, sharing parenting and separating – celebrates the wonderful […]

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Press Release | One Family calls on parties to prioritise family equality in the General Election 2016

Posted on 12/15/15 by askonefamily

Press Release One Family releases General Election 2016 Manifesto (Dublin, Tuesday 15th December 2015) One Family – Ireland’s organisation for people parenting alone and sharing parenting – releases its General Election 2016 Manifesto calling on all parties and candidates running in the Election to commit to tackling family inequality in Ireland today. The six point […]

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Press Release | TASC Report Shows That One-Parent Families Have Least Wealth in Ireland

Posted on 12/09/15 by Comms
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Press Release One-Parent Families have by far the least wealth in Ireland TASC report 2015 ‘The Distribution of Wealth in Ireland Today’ www.onefamily.ie (Dublin, Wednesday 9th December 2015) One Family – Ireland’s organisation for people parenting alone and sharing parenting – reacts to the report released today by TASC on the distribution of wealth in Ireland. Karen […]

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Press Release | One-Parent Families Experience Highest Deprivation and Poverty in Ireland – Shameful!

Posted on 11/26/15 by askonefamily
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Press Release One-Parent Families Experience Highest Deprivation and Poverty in Ireland – Shameful! SILC Report 2014 Launched Today www.onefamily.ie (Dublin, Thursday 26th November 2015) One Family – Ireland’s organisation for people parenting alone and sharing parenting – reacts to the Survey on Income and Living Conditions (SILC) 2014 results published today, which clearly show that people parenting […]

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Press Release | Budget 2016 Let Down for Poor One-Parent Families; Child Benefit Disappointing, Income Disregard Welcome

Posted on 10/13/15 by askonefamily

Press Release Budget 2016 a Let Down for Poor One-Parent Families Child Benefit Disappointing, Income Disregard Welcome www.onefamily.ie (Dublin, Tuesday 13 October 2015) One Family, Ireland’s organisation for people parenting alone, sharing parenting and separating, today responds to Budget 2016 acknowledging that Government listened to us and the parents we support by providing a modest […]

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Press Release | Budget 2016 could finally get it right for the poorest of Ireland’s children. But will Government deliver on Tuesday?

Posted on 10/09/15 by Comms
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Press Release Budget 2016 could finally get it right for the poorest of Ireland’s children. But will Government deliver for families on Tuesday? (Dublin, Friday 9 October 2015) One Family, Ireland’s organisation for people parenting alone, sharing parenting and separating, outlines in its pre-Budget 2016 submission ways that Government could finally get it right for people […]

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Government needs to listen and act: ‘The presence of children reduces the probability of women’s transition into employment’, says ESRI report.

Posted on 09/17/15 by askonefamily

(Dublin, Thursday 17th September 2015) One Family, Ireland’s organisation for people parenting alone, sharing parenting and separating, responds to the ESRI’s latest report ‘Transitions into and out of Household Joblessness’. Karen Kiernan, One Family CEO: “Yet again, evidence informed research clearly states that access to affordable, quality childcare enables women and in particular lone parents, […]

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Press Release | Government Policies are Failing Poor Families: 30% askonefamily helpline calls increase

Posted on 08/17/15 by Comms
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Press Release Government Policies Are Failing Poor Families askonefamily helpline calls up by another 30% One Family Annual Review 2014 www.onefamily.ie (Dublin, Monday 17 August 2015) One Family, Ireland’s organisation for people parenting alone, sharing parenting and separating, launches its Annual Review 2014 as its askonefamily helpline continues to respond to an unprecedented rise in […]

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Press Release | End Child Poverty, Get it Right for One-Parent Families in Budget 2016

Posted on 07/02/15 by Comms
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Press Release End Child Poverty, Get it Right for One-Parent Families in Budget 2016 One Family will state at the Pre-Budget Forum tomorrow that Government has sacrificed lone parents and their children for long enough. (Dublin, Thursday 2 July 2015) One Family, Ireland’s organisation for people parenting alone, sharing parenting and separating, will be participating […]

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Press Release | Government Activation Policy Comes into Effect for 30,000 One-Parent Families

Posted on 06/24/15 by Comms
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Press Release Thousands of children are poorer today as government activation policy comes into effect for 30,000 one-parent families with children aged 7   (Dublin, Wednesday 24 June 2015) Thursday 25 June is the last date of payment of the One-Parent Family Payment to over 30,000 families as their youngest child reaches 7 years of age. This […]

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