Tuesday, 17 December 2019

Ceisteanna (638)

Seán Sherlock

Ceist:

638. Deputy Sean Sherlock asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs the number of refuge spaces available in Dublin city and county by local authority area; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [52664/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Children)

Tusla, the Child and Family Agency, has statutory responsibility for the care and protection of victims of domestic, sexual and gender-based violence.

I have requested that Tusla responds directly to the Deputy regarding the distribution of emergency refuge spaces in Dublin city and county.

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