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Last updated - 17 Sep 2021, 15.30

There are currently no scheduled meetings for this Committee.

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

Interim Report on Covid-19

Latest report

Interim Report on Covid-19

The Committee has published its Interim Report on Covid-19 and its effect on Mental Health Services in the Community.

Latest report

Report launch

Watch the report launch of the Committee's Interim Report on Covid-19 and its effect on Mental Health Services in the Community.

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Press releases

20 Sep 2021, 13.28

Sub-Committee on Mental Health to discuss closure of Cork’s Owenacurra Centre

13 Sep 2021, 15.30

Oireachtas sub-committee to meet Minister for Mental Health Mary Butler

28 Jul 2021, 12.33

Sub-Committee on Mental Health to launch Interim Report on Covid-19 and its effect on Mental Health Services in the Community

Recent videos

Tue, 21 Sep 2021

Sub-Committee on Mental Health

Topic: A meeting on the proposed closure of the Owenacurra Centre, in Midleton Co. Cork

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Tue, 14 Sep 2021

Sub-Committee on Mental Health

Topic: An update on the provision of mental health services and how they have been impacted by the pandemic

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Report launch, 28 July 2021

Sub-Committee on Mental Health

Wed, 28 Jul 2021

Topic: Launch of Interim Report on Covid-19 and its effect on Mental Health Services in the Community

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Recent documents

Tue, 21 Sep

Opening statement, Michael Fitzgerald, Chief Officer, Cork Kerry Community Healthcare, Health Service Executive (HSE)

Opening statement, Michael Fitzgerald, Chief Officer, Cork Kerry Community Healthcare, Health Service Executive (HSE) ()

Tue, 14 Sep

Opening Statement, Deputy Mary Butler, Minister of State, with responsibility for Mental Health and Older People, Department of Health

Opening Statement, Deputy Mary Butler, Minister of State, with responsibility for Mental Health and Older People, Department of Health ()

Tue, 13 Jul

Opening statement, Geraldine McDonnell, Traveller Mental Health Community Development Worker, Pavee Point Traveller and Roma Centre

Opening statement, Geraldine McDonnell, Traveller Mental Health Community Development Worker, Pavee Point Traveller and Roma Centre ()

Recent reports

Wed, 28 Jul 2021

Interim Report on Covid-19 and its effect on Mental Health Services in the Community
Sub-Committee on Mental Health Interim Report on Covid-19 and its effect on Mental Health Services in the Community

Committee contact details

Sub-Committee on Mental Health

Leinster House

Kildare Street

Dublin 2

D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Iqra Zainul Abedin

(01) 618 3102

health@oireachtas.ie

Press officer

Petrina Vousden

(01) 618 3437

(085) 8745 295

petrina.vousden@oireachtas.ie