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Mitchell, Denise

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Child Poverty

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: the extra efforts being taken to tackle youth poverty and child homelessness; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Child and Family Agency Staff

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: the measures or initiatives being undertaken to ensure the retention of highly skilled social workers within the Child and Family Agency; and the extra resources which will be allocated to recruit ...More Button

Early Childhood Care and Education Funding

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: to set out the measures being taken to ensure childcare services have the capacity to cope with the expansion of the free preschool year scheme as announced in budget 2018. More Button

Early Years Sector

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: the measures she is taking in order to ensure wages in the early years sector are increased to a rate to which it is considered a viable long-term employment option for qualified workers.More Button

Mother and Baby Homes Inquiries

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: the status of the process of engagement initiated as part of the Government's response to the Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes. More Button

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Youth Strategy

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: the progress of the LGBTI+ youth strategy; and when she expects to report to Dáil Éireann on the strategy.More Button