FERGUS FINLAY: Despite recent controversy, we can rely on Tusla to protect our children

There aren’t enough social workers, and sometimes that means that children aren’t reached quickly enough, says Fergus Finlay.

If you're troubled by the thought that there is a child near you at risk, and you want help and advice tusla.ie is a good place to start.

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