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Date: Wednesday, 28 February 2024 Time: 11.00am – 12.30pm Location: Men’s Development Network, Equality House, 49-50 O’Connell St, Waterford, X91 E866. A media briefing in support of the #YesYes referendum campaign will be hosted by Men’s Development Network (MDN) and Treoir, the National Information Service for Non-Marital Families, in Waterford this Wednesday,...Read More
News release issued by Treoir Thursday, February 8th, 2024. Amendments will embed greater equality for families Child and Family support organisation Treoir today launched a public campaign to support ‘Yes’ votes in the two upcoming referendums on family and care. The referendums will take place on March 8th – and...Read More
John O’Meara Wins Case for Widow’s Pension for Cohabiting Parents in Supreme Court IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday January 22nd, 2024 Treoir is thrilled that John O’Meara and his children have won their case for Cohabiting Parents in the Supreme Court. Cohabiting parents with children are now entitled to the Widow/Widower’s Pension....Read More
We are seeking a dynamic experienced professional, who is passionate about providing high quality and supportive information to families and professionals to join our team and continue the great work achieved over many years with our National Information Service. The successful candidate will have leadership, research and operational abilities with...Read More
Press Release 28 November 2023 A coalition of six civil society organisations including the National Women’s Council, Family Carers Ireland, One Family, Treoir, Independent Living Movement Ireland, and SIPTU has welcomed the announcement of a referendum on 8 March 2024 to amend parts of the Constitution dealing with the family, care and ‘women’s role within the home’. Each of...Read More
Wednesday 22nd of November 2023 “Parents who share parenting time or share access and custody should plan their Christmas arrangements with the other parent in plenty of time before Christmas.” “In Treoir, we really understand that sharing access and custody at Christmas can be incredibly stressful for parents, children and the wider extended family when...Read More
Issued by Treoir Tuesday October 17, 2023. Call for early intervention services for ‘non-resident’ fathers Report recommends ‘Child Contact Centres’ for families not living together affected by housing Reform of Guardianship for non-married fathers needs to progress A new report on the experiences of fathers who do not live with...Read More
Susan Golombok – We Are Family: What Really Matters for Parents and Children – Keynote at Treoir AGM | Treoir AGM | June 24th 2023 | Treoir’s keynote speaker in 2023 was Dr. Susan Golombok, Professor Emerita of Family Research and former Director of the Centre for Family Research...Read More
Oireachtas members join call for publication of wording for the upcoming equality referendum Press Release, 27th September 2023 Former Committee Chair, Ivana Bacik TD, and members of the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Gender Equality today (Wednesday, 27th September 2023) joined five civil society organisations outside Leinster House to call for...Read More