Children in need and voluntary sector services

the Northern Ireland approach by Kerry O"Halloran

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers in Philadelphia, PA

Written in English
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  • Northern Ireland.


  • Child care services -- Northern Ireland,
  • Voluntarism -- Northern Ireland

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementKerry O"Halloran, Arthur Williamson, and Goretti Horgan.
ContributionsWilliamson, A. P., Horgan, Goretti.
LC ClassificationsHQ778.7.G72 N676 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL44502M
ISBN 10185302712X
LC Control Number99039961

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Queens University Belfast, : Michelle Butler, Aisling McLaughlin, David Hayes, Andrew Percy. The voluntary sector as we know it may have reached its breaking point inwith a fragmented sector now following different paths.

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