‘The State failed’: Taoiseach apologises to survivors of mother and baby homes

Taoiseach Micheál Martin has apologised on behalf of the State to former residents of mother and baby homes for the way they were treated over decades. In a statement in the Dáil on Wednesday, Mr Martin said the report into...

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Connect counselling to open every day for six weeks due to Mother and Baby Homes report

Connect counselling will extend its opening times for six weeks due to public focus on the Mother and Baby Homes report. Connect provides telephone based counselling and support to abuse survivors, and is extending its opening to 6-10pm seven days...

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