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#Disability cuts

# disability-cuts - Thursday 5 September, 2013

HSE cuts €189,461 from Sunbeam House’s budget
# Disability Cuts
# Disability Cuts

HSE cuts €189,461 from Sunbeam House’s budget

Sep 5th 2013, 6:45 AM 5,649 Views 41 Comments

The cuts have resulted in an immediate reduction in transport services for users, affecting 44 users in County Wicklow.

# disability-cuts - Thursday 23 May, 2013

HSE cuts "forced mother to put disabled daughter into care"
# Disability Cuts
# Disability Cuts

HSE cuts "forced mother to put disabled daughter into care"

May 23rd 2013, 3:47 PM 12,238 Views 56 Comments

A mother who provides full-time care for her disabled daughter is forced to put her into a nursing home after support service cuts.

# disability-cuts - Friday 7 September, 2012

Reilly denies U-turn on personal assistant service cuts
# Health
# Health

Reilly denies U-turn on personal assistant service cuts

Sep 7th 2012, 8:23 AM 2,847 Views 32 Comments

The Minister for Health said he deplored the fact that people had to stay up all night protesting because of the fear of service cuts.

# disability-cuts - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

People with disabilities continue their protest outside Leinster House despite U-turn
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# Health Cuts

People with disabilities continue their protest outside Leinster House despite U-turn

Sep 5th 2012, 9:51 AM 4,091 Views 25 Comments

The Government said last night that cuts to Personal Assistant hours will not go ahead as planned.

Read Me: The shoes we walk in - being disabled in Ireland
# Read Me
# Read Me

Read Me: The shoes we walk in - being disabled in Ireland

Sep 5th 2012, 8:47 AM 445 Views 36 Comments

Anne Kennedy, a disabled woman from Wicklow, tells her story through her shoes.

# disability-cuts - Sunday 2 September, 2012

Read Me: 'I'm unique' - Joanne O'Riordan on a life without limbs
# Read Me
# Read Me

Read Me: 'I'm unique' - Joanne O'Riordan on a life without limbs

Sep 2nd 2012, 6:30 PM 3,144 Views 14 Comments

Joanne O’Riordan, who has Total Amelia, wants the world to know that people with disabilities can achieve their goals just like anyone else.

# disability-cuts - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Willie O'Dea says Burton 'continues to mislead' over disability allowance cuts
# Disability Allowance
# Disability Allowance

Willie O'Dea says Burton 'continues to mislead' over disability allowance cuts

Aug 8th 2012, 7:15 AM 3,325 Views 29 Comments

Fianna Fáil TD said the Minister for Social Protection should be upfront about changes to criteria for the allowance and explain application refusals and delays.

# disability-cuts - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

FG mayor speaks out against disability cuts
# Disability Cuts
# Disability Cuts

FG mayor speaks out against disability cuts

Jul 24th 2012, 1:18 PM 2,477 Views 14 Comments

Councillor Peggy Nolan said we should be looking at wastage in the HSE and addressing the problems from the top down.

# disability-cuts - Wednesday 7 December, 2011