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Cassells, Shane

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
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Money Advice and Budgeting Service and Citizen Information Centres: Motion [Private Members] (Continued)

I welcome the opportunity to speak to the motion. Three weeks ago, Angela Black and members of the Citizens Information Board, CIB, and MABS appeared before the Joint Committee on Public Petitions...More Button

The Minister for Social Protection, Deputy Leo Varadkar, said there should be no fear that the restructuring would quench the spirit of the CIB and there would be no reduction of services. That ...More Button

In my home town of Navan, the CIB and MABS offices hold a dominant position at the top of the main street. The work of the board members makes them the successful service that they are. The key...More Button

Child Care Services Provision

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: if she will address the anomaly created under the affordable child care scheme whereby the places of children who are currently availing of essential early intervention supports under CCS and whose...More Button