Thursday, 11 July 2019

Ceisteanna (857)

James Browne

Ceist:

857. Deputy James Browne asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs the number of children that died while in the care of the Tusla to date in 2019; the number of such children that died by suicide; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [31057/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Children)

The information the Deputy requires is compiled by Tusla, the Child and Family Agency. I have therefore referred the matter to Tusla and asked that a direct response be provided to the Deputy.