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McGrath Critical of Noone’s Comments

Minister Finian McGrath T.D. has strongly criticised the comments of Catherine Noone.  “They were ill-informed and extremely damaging to a section of Irish society”, said Minister McGrath.  “People with Autism are a part of [...]

By |2020-01-28T15:23:04+00:00January 28th, 2020|Disability, National Issues|0 Comments

Minister McGrath updates Special Cabinet Meeting on Disability Issues in Marino on Thursday 9th January 2020 on progress made towards improving the quality of life for People with Disabilities in Ireland

The Minister of State with special responsibility for Disabilities, Finian McGrath T.D., today, Thursday 9thJanuary 2020, welcomed Government colleagues to a special Cabinet meeting on disability issues. The meeting was held at the Marino [...]

By |2020-01-09T17:06:18+00:00January 9th, 2020|Disability, National Issues|0 Comments

Minister Finian McGrath welcomes publication of HSE National Service Plan

I am pleased to announce that in addition to the monies secured in Budget 2020, which took the Disability Budget to over €2 billion, I have secured an extra €5M in the Service Plan [...]

By |2019-12-18T10:44:41+00:00December 18th, 2019|Disability, National Issues|0 Comments

Minister McGrath publishes the Second Action Plan of the Comprehensive Employment Strategy for Persons with Disabilities

Minister of State for Disability Issues, Finian McGrath T.D., publishes the Second Action Plan of the Comprehensive Employment Strategy for Persons with Disabilities Assuring a positive and inclusive culture for staff who have disabilities [...]

By |2019-12-03T14:09:59+00:00December 3rd, 2019|Disability, National Issues|0 Comments