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Adobe PDF format The Agenda for Children's Services: A Policy Handbook | © 2019

I am delighted to welcome the publication of this national policy document, The Agenda for
Children's Services. It is an exciting and challenging time for all of us whose work concerns the
lives of children in Ireland. Never before has there been such a concerted focus on children,
their needs and what we as a society should do to respond to those needs.

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