Dáil Éireann - Volume 338 - 03 November, 1982

Ceisteanna—Questions. Written Answers. - Community Care Employment Scheme.

106. Miss Flaherty asked the Minister for Health the progress made to date under the community care employment scheme which was established in November 1981 with money from the Employment Guarantee Fund in each of the health board areas.

Minister for Health (Dr. Woods): As the reply is in the form of a tabular statement I propose to have it circulated with the Official Report.

Following is the Statement:

Health Board

Original

Allocation

Employment created to date

Expenditure to date

Eastern

£70,000

779 man-weeks

£29,000

Midland

£26,000

192 man-weeks

£26,000

Mid-Western

£39,000

262 man-weeks

£23,628

North-Eastern

£34,000

291 man-weeks

£24,000

North-Western

£50,000

40 man-weeks

£4,676

South-Eastern

£47,000

354 man-weeks

£23,764

Southern

£68,000

461 man-weeks

£68,000

Western

£75,000

153 man-weeks

£50,274

Total

£409,000

2,532 man-weeks

£249,342