Home help service in Donegal on brink of crisis if action isn’t taken –…

first_img Facebook WhatsApp Google+ Twitter Twitter Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Home help service in Donegal on brink of crisis if action isn’t taken – Doherty Homepage BannerNews GAA decision not sitting well with Donegal – Mick McGrath Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH WhatsApp Pinterestcenter_img Previous articleTrial of Julian Cuddihy charged with murdering his parents starts todayNext articleShane McClafferty: Gaeltachta title means an awful lot to Downings admin LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Facebook Pinterest A Donegal Deputy is warning that a serious crisis in home help services in Donegal is inevitable if action isn’t taken by the Government.Figures obtained by Sinn Fein from the HSE have revealed that the number of home help hours delivered in Donegal last year was 6% more than anticipated. This equates to 37,200 extra hours that had not been budgeted for.The figures have also revealed that the total number of home help hours provided in the first three months of this year is up by almost 11,000 compared with the same period last year.Donegal Deputy Pearse Doherty is urging the Government to step in :Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/pearse1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By admin – June 7, 2016 Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Google+ Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margeylast_img read more