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Listen: TD Claims 7 Childcare Providers have Shut, Permanently, In The Last 24 Hours.

: 07/09/2020 - 13:30

A TD has claimed 7 childcare providers have closed in the past 24 hours because of a lack of support from the government.

Peadar Toibin says he estimated 10 per cent of childcare providers have had to close since the onset of Covid-19.

He told the Dáil the sector is dying on its feet and that it will get worse without government intervention:

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