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Funchion, Kathleen

Tuesday, 6 October 2020

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Disability Services: Motion [Private Members]

I commend my colleague, Deputy Tully, on bringing the motion forward. Unfortunately, people with a disability and their carers have been relegated to second-class citizens in this State. In every...More Button

I wish to draw attention to an issue in the Carlow and Kilkenny region with the provision of occupational therapy, speech and language therapy and physiotherapy, particularly for children. There...More Button

Disability Services: Motion [Private Members] (Continued)

There has been a lot of media attention recently on the appointment of special advisers and additional advisers. When a need is perceived for such a role it can be filled immediately. However, we...More Button

I refer to the optional protocol of the UNCRPD. We need to ratify this without delay as the only way the State is finally going to sit up and take action is because it will be forced to do so. ...More Button

We are sharing with the Social Democrats, in fairness.More Button

Covid-19 Pandemic

Asked the Minister for Education: if she will provide an update on a case in County Carlow (details supplied).More Button

Health Services Funding

Asked the Minister for Health: the funding that adult day services has received to date (details supplied).More Button

Physiotherapy Services

Asked the Minister for Health: when moneys paid by a person (details supplied) will be reimbursed.More Button