Dáil Éireann - Volume 580 - 17 February, 2004
Written Answers - Child Care Services.
Mr. Cregan Mr. Cregan
414. Mr. Cregan asked the Minister for Health and Children the position regarding replacement funding for a childcare facility (details supplied) which had its funding severely reduced by social welfare estimates decisions announced in November 2003; the source from which replacement funding will come from; the length of time his Department will pay crèche supplements for existing children; if his Department is arranging payments directly or through its agencies for new children placed in same by NAHB personnel. [5027/04]
Mr. B. Lenihan Mr. B. Lenihan
Mr. B. Lenihan: Responsibility for the level of funding to be provided for child care services in the Dublin 9 area rests with the Eastern Regional Health Authority and the Northern Area Health Board. My Department has asked the regional chief executive of the Eastern Regional Health Authority to respond directly to the Deputy on the matter which he has raised.
Dáil Éireann 580 Written Answers Child Care Services.