With many homes under serious threat drastic action now needed
National fund for sick children would release beds in hospitals
Local TD, Denis Naughten has called on local community organisations and sporting clubs to make themselves available this weekend to assist with flood protection of homes, if required.
Local TD, Denis Naughten is advising all those impacted upon by the recent flooding to apply for financial assistance under the €5m government fund.
Of the 451 sex offenders released from prison in the three years up to the end of 2015, just 73 – or one in six – have availed of a treatment programme which could reduce the risk of reoffending, reveals Denis Naughten TD.“At present the voluntary Building Better Lives treatment programme is only available at Arbour Hill, prison which is …
Failure to implement sham marriage law prevented Irish people marrying
Denis Naughten TD has welcomed moves to address the prohibition on Irish citizens marrying a spouse from outside the EU, following the introduction of a temporary solution.
Failure to implement sham marriage law preventing Irish people marrying
Denis Naughten TD has called on the Tánaiste in the Dáil to directly intervene to ensure that all Irish citizens can avail of their constitutional right to get married, following a hold up in the implementation of the new law on sham marriages.
Deputy Denis Naughten has learned there are over 2,600 children in Galway, Roscommon and Mayo currently on the orthodontic waiting lists with some children waiting three years to start treatment. Commenting on information received from the Minister for Health Denis Naughten said: “Clearly the lack of investment in this area has had a direct impact and is what can only …
Denis Naughten TD has warned that the imposition of the EU’s ‘Economic Partnership Agreements’ will cause chaos and instability throughout Africa forcing a further wave of migration, which has already led to a humanitarian crisis in the Mediterranean.
Denis Naughten raised the issue of the undocumented Irish in the United Sates with the Taoiseach this week in the Dáil, asking him to push for a visa deal as it is clear a comprehensive immigration reform plan will not be progressed in advance of the US Presidential Elections.