Minister McGrath welcomes World Down Syndrome Day on Thursday 21st March 2019

The Minister of State with Special Responsibility for Disabilities, Finian McGrath TD, today recognised World Down Syndrome Day. World Down Syndrome Day is a global awareness day which has been celebrated all over [...]

By |2019-03-21T11:48:06+01:00March 21st, 2019|Disability, National Issues|0 Comments

€71.25M announced to Improve the Homes of Older People & People with a Disability

Minister English and McGrath announce funding to Improve the Homes of Older People and People with a Disability  Minister for Housing and Urban Development, Mr Damien English, TD has today (6 March, 2019) announced the [...]

By |2019-03-07T16:43:47+01:00March 7th, 2019|Disability, National Issues|0 Comments

National Service Plan 2019

National Service Plan 2019 Minister for Disabilities Finian McGrath T.D. today welcomed the publication of the HSE National Service Plan for 2019. Minister McGrath said “HSE Disability Services focus on supporting and [...]

By |2019-02-20T14:54:22+01:00December 20th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

New Affordable Childcare Scheme to Open for Applications in October 2019

Existing childcare subsidy schemes to remain in place for 2019/20 programme year, ensuring certainty for families and ‘continuity of care’ for children Comprehensive information and training supports to be rolled out from early 2019 offering [...]

By |2018-12-19T23:36:39+01:00November 8th, 2018|National Issues|0 Comments