Minister McEntee publishes review of regulation and financing of homecare in other countries 

Tuesday 11th April 2017  Review is key step in the development of a new homecare scheme for Ireland Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People, Helen McEntee TD, today (Tuesday) published the Health Research Board’s evidence review of the regulation and financing of homecare in Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden and Scotland. The Health Research… Read More Minister McEntee publishes review of regulation and financing of homecare in other countries 

President Higgins visits Nobber to open George Eogan Heritage & Community Centre

Tuesday, 5th July 2016 “I am delighted that our President Michael D. Higgins has taken time out of his busy schedule to visit my home town of Nobber to open the George Eogan Heritage & Community Centre in the restored old St. John’s Church, today Tuesday 5th July 2016” local Minister for Mental Health and… Read More President Higgins visits Nobber to open George Eogan Heritage & Community Centre

Gormanstown College gets funding boost – McEntee

Gormanstown College gets funding boost – McEntee Kentstown National School to receive extra classroom also Local Minister for Mental Health and Older People, and Meath East Fine Gael T.D. Helen McEntee, has welcomed the news that Gormanstown College has received a funding boost under the category “Additional Accomodation Approvals” from the Department of Education and… Read More Gormanstown College gets funding boost – McEntee

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

Economic recovery allows for 12.2 million investment in Meath roads – McEntee

Fine Gael TD for Meath East, Helen McEentee, has today (Tuesday) welcomed the news that €12,271,812 has been allocated to Meath for road improvement and maintenance works. The funding is part of a €298 million national investment programme for 2016 for regional and local roads. “Meath is getting a real boost from this significant investment… Read More Economic recovery allows for 12.2 million investment in Meath roads – McEntee

McEntee welcomes confirmation of new school buildings

Meath East Fine Gael TD, Helen McEntee, this evening welcomed the School Building programme for 2016 – 2021 as announced by the Minister for Education and Skills. ‘I am delighted that building of the new Eureka Secondary School in Kells will commence in 2016.  This is great news and having worked on this project since… Read More McEntee welcomes confirmation of new school buildings