Poor Creche Care Concerns Working Parents

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EMMA NOLAN, Organiser of the Maternity and Infant Awards joins Yvette Reid in studio to discuss recently released statistics that suggest some 80% of parents are concerned about the quality of care in creches.

Emma says parents paying up to €1200 per month for creche care and many of them feel that too much time being spent on electronic devices in creches will not be good for children. Some 66% of parents believe that the internet is not safe for toddlers. There are also fears that the overuse of electronic devices can lead to obesity.

Duration: 05'49" DATE: July 29, 2013
Interviewer:Yvette Reid
Producer:Yvette Reid
Interviewee:Emma Nolan
Themes:Irish Life & Culture, Local Current Affairs
Keywords:quality of care in creches, emma nolan, maternity and infant awards, cost of creche care
LocationIreland Time Period:2013
Type:Sound Language:English
Creator:Near FM Publisher:Near FM
Identifier:NEARFM_20130729_NST_002
Rights:Creative Commons License
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