Young people in St. Patrick’s Institution- executive summary of a report by the Ombudsman for Children’s Office

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/205536
Title:
Young people in St. Patrick’s Institution- executive summary of a report by the Ombudsman for Children’s Office
Authors:
Ombudsman for Children Office (OCO)
Publisher:
Ombudsman for Children Office (OCO)
Issue Date:
2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/205536
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
In accordance with provisions under Section 7 of the 2002 Act, the overall aim of this project has been to conduct a consultation with young people under 18 years of age in St. Patrick’s Institution about their experiences of and perspectives on their lives and different aspects of the regime in the Institution. In fulfilling this aim, the Ombudsman for Children’s Office worked to achieve the following project objectives: • to hear directly from young people about their experiences of detention in St. Patrick’s Institution; • to encourage young people to take on responsibility; • to highlight young people’s concerns and ideas for change as regards their situations and conditions in the Institution; • to facilitate due consideration, as appropriate, of the young people’s views and ideas at management level in the Institution and at senior national policy and political levels; • to develop constructive working relationships between the Ombudsman for Children’s Office and both the Irish Prison Service and management and staff in St. Patrick’s Institution, which can be built on in the future.
Keywords:
YOUNG PEOPLE; CHILD IN CARE

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorOmbudsman for Children Office (OCO)en
dc.date.accessioned2012-01-30T11:19:32Z-
dc.date.available2012-01-30T11:19:32Z-
dc.date.issued2011-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/205536-
dc.descriptionIn accordance with provisions under Section 7 of the 2002 Act, the overall aim of this project has been to conduct a consultation with young people under 18 years of age in St. Patrick’s Institution about their experiences of and perspectives on their lives and different aspects of the regime in the Institution. In fulfilling this aim, the Ombudsman for Children’s Office worked to achieve the following project objectives: • to hear directly from young people about their experiences of detention in St. Patrick’s Institution; • to encourage young people to take on responsibility; • to highlight young people’s concerns and ideas for change as regards their situations and conditions in the Institution; • to facilitate due consideration, as appropriate, of the young people’s views and ideas at management level in the Institution and at senior national policy and political levels; • to develop constructive working relationships between the Ombudsman for Children’s Office and both the Irish Prison Service and management and staff in St. Patrick’s Institution, which can be built on in the future.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherOmbudsman for Children Office (OCO)en
dc.subjectYOUNG PEOPLEen
dc.subjectCHILD IN CAREen
dc.titleYoung people in St. Patrick’s Institution- executive summary of a report by the Ombudsman for Children’s Officeen
dc.typeReporten
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