Tuesday, 3 December 2019

Ceisteanna (538)

John McGuinness


538. Deputy John McGuinness asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs her plans to continue to fund the low-cost counselling service at a facility (details supplied): if a grant of €9,280 for 2019 will be approved; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [49866/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Children)

Tusla, the Child and Family Agency funds a range of services in the community and voluntary sector to provide services to children and families, including counselling services such as those provided at the facility referred to by the Deputy.

I have requested Tusla to respond directly to the Deputy in relation to the allocation of funding for 2019 to the facility referred to by the Deputy.

A referred reply was forwarded to the Deputy under Standing Order 42A