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Neville, Dan

Tuesday, 11 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.

Shannon Airport: Motion (Continued)

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Mental Health and Suicide

I thank the Ceann Comhairle for allowing me to raise this very important issue regarding the treatment of and discrimination against those who suffer from mental health conditions and the families ...More Button

Stigma can be deeply hurtful and isolating and is one of the most significant problems encountered by people with a mental illness. Learning to live with mental health problems is made more diff...More Button

The See Change programme introduced by the previous Government is a targeted programme under which excellent work is done but much more needs to be done. The Minister of State might outline the ...More Button

St. Patrick's Hospital published the findings of a survey in September which showed people tended to understate the level of stigma, given the fact that many who respond to such surveys do not wa...More Button

I thank the Minister of State for his reply. I agree with him that language is very important in how we address the issue. For example, how does a person with a mental health condition feel when ...More Button

I welcome the announcement that the €35 million promised by the Government on an annual basis to develop community mental health teams and improve services, as outlined in A Vision for Change, wi...More Button

Mental Health and Suicide (Continued)

I commend the Minister of State, Deputy Kathleen Lynch, on her success in ensuring that this particular Government commitment was honoured in 2012. In regard to the commitment to approve the filli...More Button

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: if the single farm payment will be paid immediately in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Limerick.More Button

Agriculture Schemes Payments

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: if he will review an application for single farm payment and disadvantaged area payment in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Limerick; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Mental Health Services Funding

Asked the Minister for Health: the cost of each project that was completed from the allocation of €35 million for mental health services in budget 2012 to progress the implementation of the recommendations as outlined in a Visio...More Button