They have had to adapt some aspects of their service
Child and family agency Tusla is reminding people its midlands services are still operating during covid-19.
It's launched local initiatives to ensure the most vulnerable in our society are supported during the pandemic.
Area Manager for the Midlands, Annette Maguire, says Tusla's offices in Portlaoise, Tullamore, Mullingar and Athlone remain open with staff on hand to respond to calls and queries.
She says covid-19 has forced them to come up with some new ideas:
If you wish to get in touch with Tusla, you can contact:
Laois/Offaly - 057 86 92 567.
Longford/Westmeath - 044 93 53 997.