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Progress Expected on Changes to Fair Deal Scheme

Changes to the Fair Deal scheme for farmers and small business owners are progressing with a memo due to be submitted to Government shortly, according to Fine Gael Kildare South TD Martin Heydon.“In response to a recent parliamentary question Minister of State at the Department of Health Jim Daly advised that progress is being made […]

July 20th, 2018|Health|

Kildare children to benefit from pilot project of therapy services in schools

Kildare children will benefit from a pilot project of therapy services in a number of schools and pre-schools from September, Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon has said.

Deputy Heydon said  “15 pre-schools, 22 primary schools, 5 secondary schools and 2 special schools across Kildare will receive supports from speech and language and occupational therapists.

“Parents always tell me […]

Hospital car parking fees should be cheaper for Cancer patients

Hospital car parking charges should be lessened for cancer patients according to Fine Gael Kildare South TD Martin Heydon.  He was speaking as the Minister for Health, Simon Harris has ordered a national review of hospital car parking charges.

“Fine Gael is tackling the issues that matter most and it is only right that patients, who are […]

March 23rd, 2018|Health|

Have your say on Home Care

A new public consultation on Home Care services will help to inform the development of a new statutory scheme and system of regulation for home care services in Ireland.

Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon is encouraging Kildare residents to contribute to the consultation and have their say on the future of Home Care.  In the last […]

July 11th, 2017|Health|