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Organ Donation can save lives

Carrying an Organ Donor Card can save lives, Kildare South Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon, has said.

Speaking during Organ Donor Awareness Week 2018, Deputy Heydon emphasised the importance of raising awareness of organ donation. Organ Donor Awareness Week 2018 runs from Saturday 31st March- Saturday 7th April.

“I am proud to support this annual life-saving awareness […]

April 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Government Gives Commitment to Access to New and Innovative Drugs

The Government will do its utmost to make sure that new and innovative medicines are available to people who need them, a Fine Gael TD has said.

Minister for Health, Simon Harris, gave the assurances to Deputy Heydon in the Dáil this week.

Deputy Martin Heydon said: “I am delighted to see this commitment by the Government […]

February 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|

13 New Houses Officially Opened in Cassidy’s Court Monasterevin

Kildare South Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon, has today congratulated residents of Cassidy’s Court on the official opening of the estate and presentation of keys to the new residents. He was speaking at the opening and presentation in Monasterevin on behalf of the Minister for Housing, Eoghan Murphy TD.

“This fantastic modern scheme, which cost almost […]

February 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Update on New Affordable Purchase Scheme

In the Dail this week, I raised the need for more affordable homes for those who wish to purchase in Co. Kildare.  Minister for Housing Eoghan Murphy outlined details of the new affordable purchase scheme which is designed to assist those who wish to purchase homes but who struggle to meet the current purchase price.  […]

January 31st, 2018|Housing, Uncategorized|

€2.8m in Sports Capital Grants for 73 Kildare Clubs

Kildare South Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon has said that 73 Kildare Sports Clubs are to receive €2,803,304 in Sports Capital Grants.  The details were confirmed to him today  (Thursday) by Minister of State with responsibility for Sport Brendan Griffin.

The allocation to these Kildare clubs is part of the national scheme where almost €56m has […]

November 30th, 2017|Sport, Uncategorized|

Applications now Open for New Family Resource Centres

Tusla, the Child and Family Agency has today opened applications for new Family Resource Centres.  This is an opportunity to increase the number of centres in Kildare which has a low proportion of centres compared to other Counties according to Kildare South TD Martin Heydon.

“I have been raising the need for new Family Resource Centres […]

November 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|