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Thu, 16 Sep 2021

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Passport Services

Mark Ward

218. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the average processing time for passports; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44252/21]

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Thu, 16 Sep 2021

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Covid-19 Pandemic

Mark Ward

272. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health the length of time a person who is fully vaccinated needs to quarantine if travelling from Brazil; and if this requirement is subject to change. [44253/21]

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Thu, 16 Sep 2021

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Suicide Incidence

Mark Ward

273. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health the number of young persons, that is, age 16 or under, who have presented to hospitals with suicide attempts, self-harm or deliberate poisoning; the number that are linked to an overdose of paracetamol; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44255/21]

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Thu, 16 Sep 2021

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Suicide Prevention

Mark Ward

274. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health the status of the connecting for life plan; and the details of the plan with a particular reference to CHO7. [44256/21]

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Thu, 16 Sep 2021

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Suicide Incidence

Mark Ward

275. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health the status of the Garda surveillance project that will collate the real time suicide data; and the details of the project with particular reference to CHO7. [44257/21]

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Thu, 16 Sep 2021

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Mental Health Policy

Mark Ward

276. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health if a national director for mental health has been appointed; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44258/21]

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Thu, 16 Sep 2021

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Mental Health Services

Mark Ward

277. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health if he will report on the national clinical care programme for dual diagnosis; and the location in which and when it will be rolled out. [44259/21]

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Thu, 9 Sep 2021

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School Curriculum

Mark Ward

513. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Education her plans to introduce mental health and resilience modules in secondary education; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [41720/21]

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Thu, 9 Sep 2021

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Public Services Card

Mark Ward

671. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Social Protection her plans to put applications for the public services card online; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [41894/21]

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Thu, 9 Sep 2021

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Public Services Card

Mark Ward

672. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Social Protection if having a public services card is mandatory or compulsory for applying to get social protection payments, State pension payments or a driver licence; the difference between mandatory and compulsory; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [41895/21]

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Thu, 9 Sep 2021

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Crime Prevention

Mark Ward

929. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Justice the status of Operation Tombola 2021; the additional resources allocated to the operation; the commencement date of the operation; if a comparison will be made to same during operation tombola in 2020; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [42646/21]

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Thu, 9 Sep 2021

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Social Welfare Benefits

Mark Ward

1059. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health if persons on invalidity pensions who reach retirement age can retain the use of medical cards regardless of income (details supplied); and if this will be reviewed for budget 2022 in October as was stated by the Tánaiste in June 2021. [41699/21]

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Thu, 9 Sep 2021

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Mental Health Services

Mark Ward

1119. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health the breakdown of locations of CAHMS services across the State; and the operating hours for each service. [41795/21]

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Thu, 9 Sep 2021

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Mental Health Services

Mark Ward

1120. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health the overall budget allocated to CAHMS in 2021; the budget allocated to each individual CAHMS; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41796/21]

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Thu, 9 Sep 2021

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Mental Health Services

Mark Ward

1121. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health if there are any restrictions for children referred to CAHMS after receiving the standard operating procedure instead of getting a diagnosis from the assessment of needs; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41797/21]

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Thu, 9 Sep 2021

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Disability Services

Mark Ward

1127. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health if there is any delay in the roll-out of progressing disabilities services programme in particular to (details supplied); the reason for the delay; and the impact that this will have on persons accessing these services. [41815/21]

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Thu, 9 Sep 2021

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Health Strategies

Mark Ward

1166. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health the amount of the €23 million announced in Budget 2021 for Sharing the Vision that has been released to the HSE to date; if a full breakdown will be provided of the way the €23 million has been spent to date in tabular form; if any of the funding has been used to fund existing levels of service.; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41920/21]

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Thu, 9 Sep 2021

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Departmental Expenditure

Mark Ward

1167. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health the amount that was spent in 2020 to expand the provision of talking therapy in Ireland; his plans to continue to increase access to talking therapies; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41921/21]

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Thu, 9 Sep 2021

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Health Services

Mark Ward

1179. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health the supports that are in place for persons who suffer with agoraphobia; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [42017/21]

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Thu, 9 Sep 2021

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Departmental Data

Mark Ward

1382. Deputy Mark Ward asked the Minister for Health the amount of public funding that an organisation (details supplied) has received from Government Departments between 2013 and 2021, inclusive in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [42648/21]

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