Wednesday, 24 March 2021

Questions (1595, 1596)

Neale Richmond

Question:

1595. Deputy Neale Richmond asked the Minister for Health the reason for the move from providing therapeutic services on site to delivering them in a community setting under the progressing disabilities programme; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14798/21]

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Neale Richmond

Question:

1596. Deputy Neale Richmond asked the Minister for Health if persons who attend a service (details supplied) will receive their care off-site under the progressing disabilities programme; if the option is available to continue to receive care on-site; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14799/21]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 1595 and 1596 together.

As these are service matters, I have asked the Health Service Executive to respond to the Deputy directly.