Friday 18 August 2017

Community work is an opportunity

PUTTING some dole recipients to work is not putting the blame on them, as Robert Sullivan believes (Letters, August 31).

Saying that being paid €210 for 19.5 hours of work per week is a punishment really is a severe mistake.

Imagine what a change this idea would have made this time last year, with the impending November rain and flooding, followed by the freeze of December and January.

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