All posts tagged Disability

Funding of over €5.6 million made available for Housing Adaptation Grants – Minister David Stanton

Fine Gael TD for Cork East and Minister of State at the Department of Justice, David Stanton, is encouraging older people and people living with disabilities in Cork East to…

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Invalidity Pension Extended to Self-Employed – Minister David Stanton

David Stanton, Fine Gael TD for Cork East and Minister of State at the Department of Justice & Equality has welcomed the extension of Invalidity Pension to self-employed persons. The…

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All Children with Domiciliary Care Allowance to get Medical Cards – Minister David Stanton

New health legislation from Fine Gael will see more children with a disability receive a full medical card. That’s according to Cork East Fine Gael TD and Minister of State…

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National Strategy Needed to Support People with Autism – David Stanton

On World Autism Awareness Day, David Stanton, Fine Gael TD for Cork East has called for the development of a comprehensive autism strategy at national level. This strategy would inform…

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Long-awaited CUH stroke unit to open early next year – David Stanton TD

Cork East Fine Gael TD, David Stanton, has today (Wednesday) welcomed confirmation from the Minister for Health, James Reilly TD, that the long-awaited stroke unit in Cork University Hospital will…

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Stanton welcomes publication of capacity legislation

Fine Gael Cork East TD, David Stanton, has today (Wednesday) welcomed the publication of the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Bill 2013. Deputy Stanton is Chair of the Oireachtas Committee on Justice,…

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FG to set up Disability Policy Commission – Stanton

Fine Gael Disability Spokesman David Stanton has today (Sunday) announced that the Party is setting up a Disability Policy Commission in order to channel concerns from the sector into a new Disability Policy.

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