McEntee encourages Meath carers to apply for revitalised Carers Support Grant

Tuesday, 31st May 2016 Carers support grant now fully restored to €1,700 Newly appointed Minister for Mental Health and Older People, and Meath East Fine Gael T.D. Helen McEntee has welcomed the news from Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar T.D. that the Carers Support Grant, formally known as the Respite Care Grant, has been… Read More McEntee encourages Meath carers to apply for revitalised Carers Support Grant

Minister for Mental Health and Older People, Helen McEntee T.D., launches new guide to rights of older people

Today (Tuesday 31 May 2016), newly-appointed Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People, Helen McEntee T.D., will join the Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) to launch a Know Your Rights guide for older people. The new Guide, written by Patricia Conboy, with the support of ICCL, provides practical information on the rights… Read More Minister for Mental Health and Older People, Helen McEntee T.D., launches new guide to rights of older people

Minister McEntee visits new state of the art acute mental health unit in Drogheda

Minister of State with responsibility for Mental Health Helen McEntee today visited the new state of the art acute mental health unit on the Crosslanes site in Drogheda, which is due to open later this year.  This facility is in close proximity to our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda. Minister Mc Entee TD said “I… Read More Minister McEntee visits new state of the art acute mental health unit in Drogheda