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McDonald, Mary Lou

Tuesday, 7 November 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Public Sector Staff Training

Asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform: if the shared model for Civil Service training and development includes suicide prevention training for Civil Service staff; if so, if such training is mandatory, and if not, if he will make such t...More Button

Strategy on Domestic, Sexual and Gender-Based Violence

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if his Department will contribute to the funding of a second sexual abuse and violence study, SAVI 2, here; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Suicide Prevention

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if all front-line staff, including but not exclusive of primary, secondary and third level education staff, receive suicide prevention training; if suicide prevention training is mandatory for fron...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if all front-line staff working in the public health system and related voluntary agencies receive suicide prevention training such as the HSE's SafeTALK suicide alertness for everyone half-day tra...More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: if all front-line staff, including but not exclusively those of Tusla, receive suicide prevention training, if suicide prevention training is mandatory for front-line staff under the aegis of her D...More Button

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: if all front-line staff receive suicide prevention training, if suicide prevention training is mandatory for front-line staff under the aegis of her Department; and if not, her plans to make such t...More Button

Sexual Offences Data

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: if his Department will contribute to the funding of a second sexual abuse and violence study here, SAVI 2; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the date by which he will conclude his investigation into the financial feasibility, resource implications and approaches to identifying a ring-fenced funding stream for undertaking a SAVI 2 study;...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if his department will contribute to the funding of a second sexual abuse and violence study here, SAVI 2; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: if Tusla will produce an annual report on sexual violence statistics for 2016 in 2017; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Departmental Staff Training

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: if all front-line staff, including but not exclusive, to An Garda Síochána, prison staff, staff working within the Courts Services, receive suicide prevention training; if suicide prevention traini...More Button

Hospital Appointments Status

Asked the Minister for Health: the status of a hip replacement operation in respect of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Long-Term Illness Scheme Data

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of persons in receipt of the long-term illness scheme card.More Button

Mental Health Services Staff

Asked the Minister for Health: the number, name and location of psychologists, counsellors and-or other mental health care professionals in each primary care centre by county, in tabular form.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the number and location of each type of medical discipline in each community mental health team, by county.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if there is a dedicated mental health care professional, such as a psychologist or counsellor, in each public primary care centre.More Button

Mental Health Services Provision

Asked the Minister for Health: the date by which the roadmap for improved out-of-hours access to mental health services will be completed.More Button

Mental Health Services Funding

Asked the Minister for Health: the mental health budget expenditure allocation, including the new or additional services that will be provided for in 2018 from the additional €15 million allocation and the €20 million in service...More Button

Departmental Reports

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: if her Department will contribute to the funding of a second sexual abuse and violence study here, SAVI 2; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Domestic Violence Incidence

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: if she will request Tusla to collect figures for women and children using domestic violence refuges and step down accommodation on a monthly basis for inclusion in the monthly Department of Housing...More Button

Departmental Funding

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: if transitional funding for a society (details supplied) will be provided in 2018; the sum that will be provided; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Free Travel Scheme Data

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: the full-year cost of providing all persons in receipt of the long-term illness scheme card with a free travel pass.More Button

Domestic Violence Refuges Provision

Asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government: if he will include the number of women and children using domestic violence refuges and step-down accommodation in his department’s monthly homeless figures. More Button

Local Government Audit Service

Asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government: the number of whole-time equivalents employed within the Local Government Audit Service.More Button