Social & Family Affairs Committee

10 Jun

Extra funding to increase childcare services in Clare

An overall allocation of €114,868 in Government funding to childcare providers in Clare will lead to the creation of additional childcare places in the county.

22 Sep

Sinn Fein has no housing plan

Sinn Féin is preoccupied with publicity stunts and has no housing policies or plan for the country, Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has said.

10 Aug

Carey on paternity benefit

Carey urges new fathers to claim paternity benefit

As the first anniversary of the introduction of Paternity Benefit approaches, Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey is encouraging new or expectant fathers to apply for the two weeks payment. Employed and self-employed fathers with the correct PRSI contributions are entitled to receive Paternity Benefit which is available from the Department of Social Protection to parents […]