Welcome to the Ombudsman for Children's Office
Emily Logan is Ireland’s first Ombudsman for Children and is here to make sure that the Government and other people who make decisions about young people really think about what is best for young people.
Human Rights Workshops
Why not visit an OCO workshop? Open to schools and youth groups we help children to explore their rights and responsibilities and to tell us about issues that concern them.
These materials support teachers in primary and post-primary education to explore issues relating to children’s rights in Ireland with children and young people. They are available in both English and Irish.
OCO staff attend Famlly Day in the Iveagh Gardens
Event date: 19/05/2013
OCO staff are attending Family Day in the Iveagh Gardens, Dublin, an annual celebration of the diversity of families in Ireland.
St Brigids Boys NS visit the OCO
Event date: 22/05/2013
Children from 6th Class in St. Brigids Boys NS are visiting the OCO to take part in a workshop relating to children's rights and responsibilities.
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Children's Ombudsman discussing education outcomes for children in care on Newstalk and Morning Ireland
Morning Ireland (MP3)
Tuesday 7th May
Children's Ombudsman calls for longitudinal study into educational outcomes for children in care
Tuesday 30th April
180 New Bodies to come within Ombudsman for Children's Remit
Children's Ombudsman and Courts Service in joint initiative to assist separating parents and their children