Dáil Éireann - Volume 668 - 25 November, 2008

Written Answers. - Health Services.

Deputy Michael McGrath asked the Minister for Health and Children the speech and language therapy resources that will be made available from January 2009 to meet the demand for services at a special needs school (details supplied) in County Cork. [42142/08]

  Deputy John Moloney: The Deputy’s question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, my Department has requested the Parliamentary Affairs Division of the Executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Deputy Michael McGrath asked the Minister for Health and Children when a child (details supplied) in County Cork will receive speech therapy services. [42143/08]

Deputy Michael McGrath asked the Minister for Health and Children when a child (details supplied) in County Cork will receive speech therapy services. [42420/08]

  Deputy John Moloney: I propose to take Questions Nos. 214 and 249 together.

The Deputy’s questions relate to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, my Department has requested the Parliamentary Affairs Division of the Executive to arrange to have these matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.