Media Coverage - Call for regulation and recognition of childminding
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Start Strong's call for regulation and recognition of childminding generated a lot of media interest.
Below are links to the recent media coverage.
18 October 2012 - Irish Examiner: "Babysitters and sports volunteers unvetted".. Read here
19 October 2012 - Irish Examiner: "Vetting Bill criticised for leaving blindspots" ..Read here
25 October 2012 -RTE Six-One News: "Start Strong calls for vetting and regulations of Childminders".Watch video here
25 October 2012 -RTE.ie News: "Minister says full childminder regulation 'would be challenging'" .. Read here
26 October 2012 - Spin 1038: Toby Wolfe spoke on Spin 1038's lunchtime show, The Spin, about vetting childminders. (No podcast available.)
26 October 2012 - RTE.ie News: "Groups call for mandatory Garda vetting of all paid childminders".. Read here
27 October 2012 - The Daily Mail: "Now babysitters may be subjected to Garda checks" .. Read here
28 October 2012 - The Sunday Times: "Childcare vetting begins at home"..Read here
30 October 2012 - Kildare FM: Toby Wolfe spoke on Kildare FM's Kildare Today show, about vetting childminders. (No podcast available.)
30 October, 2012 - WLR FM: Toby Wolfe spoke on WLRFM's Deise AM show, about vetting childminders. (No podcast available.)