Houses of the Oireachtas

All parliamentary debates are now being published on our new website. The publication of debates on this website will cease in December 2018.

Go to oireachtas.ie

Rabbitte, Anne

Wednesday, 29 July 2020

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Respite Care Services

The Government is committed to providing services and supports for people with disabilities which will empower them to live independent lives, provide greater independence in accessing the services...More Button

As the Deputy's question relates to service matters, I have arranged for the question to be referred to the Health Service Executive (HSE) for direct reply to the Deputy.More Button

The Government is committed to providing services and supports for people with disabilities which will empower them to live independent lives, provide greater independence in accessing the services...More Button

As the Deputy's question relates to service matters, I have arranged for the question to be referred to the Health Service Executive (HSE) for direct reply to the DeputyMore Button

The Government is committed to providing services and supports for people with disabilities which will empower them to live independent lives, provide greater independence in accessing the services...More Button

As this is a service matter, I have asked the Health Service Executive to respond to the deputy directly, as soon as possible.  More Button

The Government is committed to providing services and supports for people with disabilities which will empower them to live independent lives, provide greater independence in accessing the services...More Button

As the Deputy's question relates to service matters, I have arranged for the question to be referred to the Health Service Executive (HSE) for direct reply to the Deputy.More Button

Autism Support Services

The recently published Programme for Government document "Our Shared Future" recognises the need to improve services for both children and adults with disabilities through better implemen...More Button

Health Services

The recently published Programme for Government document "Our Shared Future" recognises the need to improve services for both children and adults with disabilities through better implemen...More Button

Speech and Language Therapy

The recently published Programme for Government document "Our Shared Future" recognises the need to improve services for both children and adults with disabilities through better implemen...More Button

Home Care Packages

As the Deputy's question relates to a service issue, it has been referred to the HSE for direct reply.More Button

Hospital Waiting Lists

I propose to take Questions Nos. 332 to 334, inclusive, together.

The recently published Programme for Government document "Our Shared Future" recognises the need to improve serv...More Button

Disability Services Provision

As part of the overall effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 and in line with public health advice, day service locations closed in March. More Button

Since then, HSE Disability Services have been working to develop national guidance on the part of the disability sector to direct how all day services can be delivered. The Guidance to support th...More Button

In developing the guidance document to guide providers, the HSE worked closely with service providers through representative organisations such as the National Federation of Voluntary Service Pro...More Button

The guidance document seeks to support the safe return of services in the context of ongoing public health guidance. It also recognises that the impact of public health guidance will result in se...More Button

Day services will gradually resume during the month of August. Service providers are already working to get day services ready to reopen safely, and in line with public health guidance. Service p...More Button

I want to acknowledge the many challenges experienced by individuals and their families over this difficult time. Families across the country have had their routines upended due to the impact of ...More Button

The Guidance to support the Framework for Resumption of Adult Disability Day Services is available on the New Directions website: www.hse.ie/newdirections. The HSE have also issued monthly commun...More Button

An information portal that will contain the dates on which the 966 disability day service locations will reopen around the country is being developed. After August 4th service users and families ...More Button

As the Deputy's question relates to service matters, I have arranged for the question to be referred to the Health Service Executive (HSE) for direct reply to the Deputy. More Button

The recently published Programme for Government document "Our Shared Future" recognises the need to improve services for both children and adults with disabilities through better implemen...More Button

Disability Services Funding

As part of the overall effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 and in line with public health advice, day service locations closed in March.

  Since then, HSE Disability Servic...More Button

Health Services Provision

The recently published Programme for Government document "Our Shared Future" recognises the need to improve services for both children and adults with disabilities through better implemen...More Button