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Free workshops for parents on how to support a child with dyslexia are being run in South Wales this month. The Dyslexia Action Cardiff Centre will run the six-hour course over three days on how to support a child at home and is also offering a parent and child workshop…
Parents of a 16-week-old baby who died after suffering dozens of fractures could see the criminal investigation into her death reopened. Little Chloe Thomas had suffered 40 fractures to her ribs, and other breaks to her skull, wrists and legs, when she stopped breathing at her Bridgend home in April,…
The number of children living in poverty in Wales has fallen, but more than a quarter of families are still on low incomes, a report has revealed. The Joseph Rowntree Foundation said the number of children in Welsh low income households fell a fifth since 1999. But it said 64…
Tuesday, 4 Jul, 2006

Lobby Over Free Disabled Care

Disabled groups want Labour to re-think their policy on free care. Labour pledged at the last assembly election to provide the care, but dropped the policy in February. A coalition of disabled groups is to lobby Health Minister Brian Gibbons. In a statement, Mr Gibbons said he "recognised people's disappointment"…