Coronavirus: Nearly all visits to children in detention suspended

Conor Gallagher - The Irish Times

"Almost all visits to children in residential care and detention facilities have been suspended as a result of the coronavirus crisis, including visits by most family members," says this article from the Irish Times. The article describes the impacts on children in residential care, including Special Care Centres, secure facilities which provide intensive treatment and care to particularly troublesome or violent children for up to three months.