Dail hears concerns over Donegal cuts to youths with mental health issues

first_imgNews Donegal Deputy Thomas Pringle has today condemned cuts to children’s and adolescents’ mental health services following cuts to the provision of travelling to provide the services.The issue was raised by the Deputy in the Dail.It was revealed yesterday that child and adolescent mental health services in the HSE West have been stopped travelling out to meet vulnerable young people.The only clinics active will be in Donegal town and Letterkenny, outreach services in Dungloe, Killybegs, Buncrana, Ballybofey are in effect no longer operational.Deputy Pringle says the move is leaving those that depend on the support of the service at real risk if they cannot access it:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/pring1CUTS.mp3[/podcast] 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Twitter Twitter Pinterest Previous articleCounty Council is not bankrupt – Director of FinanceNext articleBusy summer for RNLI lifeboats in Donegal News Highland Facebook Dail hears concerns over Donegal cuts to youths with mental health issues Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Google+ WhatsAppcenter_img By News Highland – September 19, 2012 Facebook Pinterest Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Google+ Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic last_img read more

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