Next meeting:

Last updated - 30 Apr 2021, 12.51

6 May 2021, 09.00

The Sub-Committee on Mental Health will meet in Committee Room 2, LH2000.

The sub-committee was established by the Committee on Health to examine the growing mental health demands and the impact Covid-19 has had on individuals and services.

Date established: 11 Nov 2020

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

Press releases

5 May 2021, 15.18

Oireachtas Committee to discuss youth mental health

16 Dec 2020, 16.28

Sub-Committee on Mental Health to examine challenges facing those who require in-patient psychiatric care

2 Dec 2020, 15.41

Sub-Committee on Mental Health to hear from ICGP and IMO

Recent videos

Thu, 17 Dec 2020

Sub-Committee on Mental Health

Topic: Access to in - patient mental health care at acute and specialist level

View video

Thu, 10 Dec 2020

Sub-Committee on Mental Health

Topic: Access to primary care through Community Mental Health Teams and Day Care Centres

View video

Thu, 3 Dec 2020

Sub-Committee on Mental Health

Topic: Access to mental health care at primary level

View video

Recent documents

Thu, 17 Dec

Opening statement, Jeanine Webster, Member of the REFOCUS Committee, College of Psychiatrists of Ireland

Opening statement, Jeanine Webster, Member of the REFOCUS Committee, College of Psychiatrists of Ireland (PDF)

Thu, 17 Dec

Opening statement, Peter Hughes, General Secretary, Psychiatric Nurses Association

Opening statement, Peter Hughes, General Secretary, Psychiatric Nurses Association (PDF)

Thu, 17 Dec

Opening statement, Dr. Matthew Sadlier, Consultant Psychiatrist, Irish Medical Organisation

Opening statement, Dr. Matthew Sadlier, Consultant Psychiatrist, Irish Medical Organisation (PDF)

Committee contact details

Sub-Committee on Mental Health

Leinster House

Kildare Street

Dublin 2

D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Ted McEnery

(01) 618 3102

health@oireachtas.ie

Press officer

Petrina Vousden

(01) 618 3437

(085) 8745 295

petrina.vousden@oireachtas.ie