22 Mar

Funding to provide youth services in rural areas of Clare

A Government allocation of €120,000 to provide new youth services in rural areas of Clare has been welcomed by Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey. The funding will come from the ‘UBU Your Place -Your Space’ programme being implemented by the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth. “Clare is one of only eight […]

9 Aug

Carers benefits

€4.3 million paid to Clare carers

Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has confirmed that an estimated €4.3 million was paid to almost 2,500 carers in Clare today through support grants from the Department of Social Protection.                    Deputy Carey, who is a member of the Oireachtas committee on Social Protection, explained that the €1,700 grant is paid to those providing […]

27 Dec

Clare to benefit from increased HSE budget

The increased HSE budget announced in the HSE National Service Plan is an opportunity to improve health services across all sectors of the Clare community. That’s the view of Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey who said that the Service Plan is based on an increased budget of almost €1 billion, bringing the total health […]