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Serious underinvestment in children’s mental health unit at Merlin Park revealed in new data

Fianna Fáil spokesperson for Children and Youth Affairs and TD for Galway East, Anne Rabbitte, says more investment in services for children with mental health issues is crucially needed after years of underfunding. Data released to Deputy Rabbitte by way of a...

Sectoral Employment Order Should Be Prioritised For Childcare Workers

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Children and Youth Affairs, Anne Rabbitte, has said work should continue to secure a Sectoral Employment Order for staff in the early year's sector and says her Party has real and workable solutions to address problems in the childcare...

461 Children Waiting For Autism Assessment In Galway

Deputy Anne Rabbitte, Fianna Fáil spokesperson for Children and Youth Affairs and General Election candidate in Galway East, has branded as disgraceful the backlog facing Galway parents seeking an autism assessment for their children. Figures released to Deputy...

1 ½ years since Walker Report, recommendations not implemented

Fianna Fáil TD for Galway East, Anne Rabbitte, has expressed her concerns that not all the recommendations in the Walker Report, an independent report into maternity services in Portiuncla Hospital, have been implemented. In a parliamentary question response to Deputy...

Polling Stations – Accessibility

Fianna Fáil TD for Galway East, Anne Rabbitte, says Galway County Council need to ensure all polling stations are wheelchair accessible to accommodate wheelchair users casting their vote in the General Election on February 8th. She commented, “ Constituents have...

Questions Remain As Minister Zappone Appears Unaware Of Issues Facing Childcare Sector

Fianna Fail Spokesperson on Children and Youth Affairs, Anne Rabbitte TD, has today expressed her complete shock that Minister Katherine Zappone was unaware of the huge issues facing childcare providers in terms of business costs. This comes after Minister Zappone...

Hundreds Of Crèches Facing Closure If Re-Registration Not Sorted

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson for Children and Youth Affairs, Anne Rabbitte TD, has raised serious concerns over the number of crèches who have yet to apply for re-registration with Tusla. It has emerged during Oral Questions with the Minister for Children and Youth...

Zappone Votes Against Bill That Would Assist Lone Parent Families

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Children and Youth Affairs, Anne Rabbitte TD, says the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs has failed lone parents following her decision to vote against a Fianna Fáil Bill that assists lone parents seeking maintenance for their...

FF Response On Tusla Deregistration Of Hyde & Seek Créches

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Children and Youth Affairs, Anne Rabbitte TD, says parents face an uphill battle to secure new childminding services in the New Year following todays ordered closure of four Hyde & Seek créches in Dublin. Deputy Rabbitte commented, My...

Children In Emergency Direct Provision Should Not Be Denied Education

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Children and Youth Affairs, Anne Rabbitte TD, says the government has let down children in emergency direct provision who have not been afforded educational services for the past two months. News reports have revealed that 30...