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Byrne, Catherine

Wednesday, 4 July 2018

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.

National LGBTI Strategy

I understand the HSE is committed to developing an LGBTI+ Health Strategy this year and it is likely that intersexual children will be referenced in this Strategy.More Button

Health Promotion

The development of a National Framework for Healthy Workplaces is progressing under the Healthy Ireland agenda and is overseen by a sub-group co-chaired by the Department of Health and the Departme...More Button

The objective is to support employers to develop individual, practical plans identifying how they will protect and promote the physical, mental and social wellbeing of their employees, within the...More Button

A comprehensive consultation process has been undertaken to inform the development of the Framework. The consultation report and a literature review have been completed and will be published and ...More Button

A total of approx. €22,000 has been spent on the development of the Framework from within the budget of the Department of Health to date.  More Button

The Deputy may also be interested to note that a new Post Graduate Course on Workplace Wellness at the National University of Galway (NUIG), which was jointly funded by both Departments, has now ...More Button