Regina Doherty

12 Nov

Carey calls on Ministers to keep Shannon Citizens Information Office open

Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has enlisted the support of Social Protection Minister Regina Doherty to prevent the closure of the Shannon Citizens Information Office which has been operating in the town for more than 40 years.

24 Dec

More Clare people claiming treatment benefits

There has been a significant increase in the number of Clare people benefitting from dental, optical and aural services over the past year since the treatment benefit scheme operated by the Department of Social Protection was extended to include self-employed people.

28 Sep

Carey confirms Christmas bonus payments

THE Government has no intention of discontinuing the Christmas Bonus for any social welfare recipient, Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has confirmed.