Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Questions (2525)

Anne Rabbitte

Question:

2525. Deputy Anne Rabbitte asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs the number of reports of child sexual abuse concerns under Children First for the 12 month period to the end of quarter 2, 2019; the number for each integrated service area of Tusla for the same period; the number of reports in each area that have completed stage 1 assessment as per the policy and procedure of Tusla for responding to allegations of child abuse in tabular form; the number of reports in each area that have completed stage 2 assessments as per the policy in tabular form; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [31619/19]

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Written answers (Question to Children)

The Deputy is asking about an operational matter for Tusla, the Child and Family Agency. I have therefore written to Tusla and ask that a direct response be provided to the Deputy.