« Back149 children in Kerry in care of a social worker

149 children in Kerry are under the care of a social worker.

hse

Figures obtained reveal the number of children in the county who are currently being cared for by a social worker.

Nationally, social care workers provide care for 6,400 children, while there are over 460 children still waiting for a social care worker to be assigned to them.

No children in Kerry are awaiting the assignment of a care worker.