National Pajama Day 2012

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IRENE GUNNING is the Chief Executive Officer of Early Childhood Ireland and has come on to NST to talk to Pat Meehan about National Pajama Day, which they are running on behalf of the Irish Hospice Foundation. The Children’s Hospice Foundation home-care programme offers support to families who are caring for terminally ill children. The funding from the national pajama day in 2012 will support a dedicated hospice support for these families. Irene makes an appeal to listeners to get involved with National Pajama Day. Irene also talks about the specialized training that is being provided for healthcare professionals to work within a child’s home and support the whole family.

Duration: 9'44" DATE: February 27, 2012
Interviewer:Pat Meehan
Producer:Yvette Reid
Interviewee:Irene Gunning
Themes:Irish Life & Culture, Local News
Keywords:National Pajama Day, Irish Hospice Foundation, Early Childhood Ireland
LocationIreland Time Period:2012
Type:Sound Language:English
Creator:Near FM Publisher:Near FM
Identifier:NEARFM_20120227_NST_001
Rights:Creative Commons License
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