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Press Releases

15th September 2009

ONE IN FOUR REPORTS HUGE SURGE IN NEW CLIENT NUMBERS IN THE THREE MONTHS SINCE THE RYAN REPORT

27th July 2009

One In Four Welcomes Minister Andrews' Implementation Plan for the Ryan Report

23rd April 2009

ONE IN FOUR WELCOMES THE NEW INITIATIVES REGARDING SEX OFFENDERS

7th March 2009

ONE IN FOUR WELCOMES BISHOP MAGEE’S DECISION TO STEP ASIDE

24th February 2009

ONE IN FOUR QUESTIONS THE NEW CATHOLIC CHURCH CHILD PROTECTION GUIDELINES

22nd January 2009

One in Four responds to the Roscommon incest case

18th December 2008

Secrecy continues if the report is not published, writes Maeve Lewis

17th September 2008

One in Four Highlights Sexual Abuse in Families in Annual Report

21st April 2008

One in Four responds to Cloyne Diocese controversy 

11th March 2008

One in Four responds to the issues raised in “Fairytale of Kathmandu” documentary

11th February 2008

One in Four welcomes the withdrawl of Cardinal Connell’s action in the High Court.

1st February 2008

One in Four calls upon Cardinal Desmond Connell to co-operate fully and transparently with the Commission of Investigation into Clerical Sexual Abuse in the Archdiocese of Dublin.

28 January 2008

One in Four welcomes DPP ‘Reasons Project’

8th January 2008

One in Four appoints new Executive Director

16th October 2007

One in Four Annual Report launched by Minister for Children Brendan Smith

19th February 2007

One in Four welcomes the Government’s publication of the Bill to amend the Constitution to safeguard the rights and protection of all children.

8th February 2007

One in Four calls on witnesses to come forward to the Commission of Investigation into Clerical Sexual abuse in the Dublin Arch Diocese

11th January 2007

One in Four seeks the implementation of Ferns Report recommendation to give the HSE powers to intervene in extra-familial child abuse

4th January 2007

One in Four hopes that Bishop Willie Walsh will clarify questions in relation to Brother Cornelius Desmond

30th October 2006

One in Four welcomes the publication of the Report of the Joint Committee on Child Protection

26th October 2006

One in Four responds to comments of Pope Benedict XVI in relation to clerical sexual abuse in the Diocese of Ferns

One in Four calls on witnesses to come forward to the Commission of Investigation into Clerical Sexual abuse in the Dublin Arch Diocese

11th January 2007

One in Four seeks the implementation of Ferns Report recommendation to give the HSE powers to intervene in extra-familial child abuse

4th January 2007

One in Four hopes that Bishop Willie Walsh will clarify questions in relation to Brother Cornelius Desmond

30th October 2006

One in Four welcomes the publication of the Report of the Joint Committee on Child Protection

26th October 2006

One in Four responds to comments of Pope Benedict XVI in relation to clerical sexual abuse in the Diocese of Ferns

2nd October 2006

One in Four calls upon Vatican to introduce worldwide mandatory child protection policy

25th September 2006

One in Four Annual Report 2006 launched by Minister for Health and Children Mary Harney

9th September 2006

One in Four expresses outrage and dismay following the Late Late Show's treatment of the issue of child sexual abuse

7th September 2006

One in Four launches 'Silver Mile 2006'

1st August 2006

One in Four welcomes the new criminal offence Reckless Endangerment of Children

One in Four welcomes Supreme Court ruling on time delay in reporting sexual abuse

18th July 2006

Who is responsible for the welfare of children in state funded schools

2nd June 2006

One in Four welcomes the Supreme Court decision overturning release of Mr. A

31st May 2006

One in Four call on Minister Mc Dowell to consider the safety of victims of statutory rape

31st May 2006

One in Four call on Minister McDowell to act immediately following Judge Laffoy's Ruling

25th May 2006

One in Four comment upon the recent evidence given to the Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse

24th May 2006

One in Four welcome the commencement of the Commission of Investigation into Clerical Sexual abuse in the Dublin Arch Diocese

24th May 2006

One in Four calls on Minister Mc Dowell to bring forth legislation immediately, following Supreme Court Judgement.

23rd April 2006

Joint statement of Mary McCloskey, Joseph McCloskey and Dr. Donal Murray, Bishop of Limerick

17th April 2006

Statement of Mary McCloskey on the death of her son Peter McCloskey

30th March 2006

Continued failure to address the Louise O'Keefe case compounding harm

23rd March 2006

One in Four calls for an urgent statement by the Minister for Education & Science with regard to High Court order for costs against victim of sexual abuse

13th February 2006

One in Four responds to comments by Father Tony Flannery on the Catholic Church response to allegations of clerical sexual abuse

2nd February 2006

One in Four calls for a constitutional amendment to ensure proper and adequate child protection

22nd November 2005

One in Four comments upon newly published Vatican report on Gay Priests

22nd November 2005

One in Four welcomes the announcement of new legislation creating the offence of reckless endangerment of children as recommended by the Ferns Report.   

28th October 2005

One in Four publishes its 2004 Annual Report…Responding to the hurts of the past in the hope of reshaping the future

27th October 2005

One in Four proposals for National Inquiries into Child Sexual Abuse

25th October 2005

One in Four - The Ferns Report -  Second Press Release

25th October 2005

One in Four welcomes the publication of The Ferns Report

15th August 2005

One in Four Online: 3.59 million hits scored in the 12 months since re-launch of web site

9th March 2005

Public Accounts Committee Report into The Residential Institutions Redress Scheme

8th February 2005

One in Four respond to Irish Bishops Conference launch ‘Towards Healing’

17th July 2004

One in Four expresses dismay and frustration following the rejection of “Valuing Children” by Irish Catholic Church

16th June 2004

The future policy of the Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse

6th May 2004

One in Four seeks immediate action from Government to bring about an end to the hunger strike of Tom Sweeney.

5th May 2004

Statement of Sisters of Mercy Leadership Team

23rd February 2004

One in Four vows to continue service despite 24% cut in funding

18th February 2004

One in Four responds to statements made by the British False Memory Society

30th January 2004

One in Four comments upon the publication of the third interim report of The Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse.

16th January 2004

Ryan Report contains the ingredients needed to move investigation forward

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