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From TheJournal.ie New 24-hour mental health information line launched to help people access services One-stop Shop

New 24-hour mental health information line launched to help people access services

The Your Mental Health information line can be reached on 1800 742 444.

From TheJournal.ie FG junior minister Jim Daly announces he will not run in the next election Signing Off

FG junior minister Jim Daly announces he will not run in the next election

Daly has served as junior minister for mental health and older people for the past two years.

From TheJournal.ie Reform of Ireland's mental health laws delayed as heads of bill not expected until the end of the year MENTAL HEALTH ACT 2001

Reform of Ireland's mental health laws delayed as heads of bill not expected until the end of the year

It’s been four years since an expert group tasked with reviewing the Mental Health Act 2001 recommended 165 changes to the law.

From TheJournal.ie First of its kind fund launched to tackle loneliness Mental Health

First of its kind fund launched to tackle loneliness

The first of its kind fund will go towards helping local groups and community-based projects.

From TheJournal.ie 'I was alarmed': Mental health Minister raised concerns about content of Noel Clancy ad with RSA Jim Daly

'I was alarmed': Mental health Minister raised concerns about content of Noel Clancy ad with RSA

Jim Daly contacted the authority after his constituents raised concerns about the ad.

From TheJournal.ie Taxi group suggests 'village drivers' could be the answer to rural transport problem Taxi Service

Taxi group suggests 'village drivers' could be the answer to rural transport problem

A subsidy will be required to make it attractive for drivers to offer the service.

From TheJournal.ie Government wants building of old age retirement villages to begin by November 2019 Later Years

Government wants building of old age retirement villages to begin by November 2019

A recent PAC report said it is not clear that the cost of care in public nursing homes is providing value for money to the taxpayer.

From TheJournal.ie Delayed discharges are leading to infections, falls and overcrowding Bed Blockers

Delayed discharges are leading to infections, falls and overcrowding

Families failing to engage with the Fair Deal Scheme is one of the reasons behind so-called ‘bed blockers’.

From TheJournal.ie Pensioner being restricted from visiting his wife in her care home is 'shameful', says FG TD Cherry Orchard

Pensioner being restricted from visiting his wife in her care home is 'shameful', says FG TD

The HSE is yet to contact the family featured in the programme, says Fine Gael TD Fergus O’Dowd.

From TheJournal.ie Mental health patients to be re-examined due to emergency legislation to address 'unconstitutional' law Detention

Mental health patients to be re-examined due to emergency legislation to address 'unconstitutional' law

A total of 124 patients who have been involuntarily detained will have to be ex-examined by their consultant psychiatrists.

From TheJournal.ie Departments in talks about rolling out state-funded old age villages Retirement Homes

Departments in talks about rolling out state-funded old age villages

There will be shared responsibility between the two departments to ensure that homes are supported by the HSE.

From TheJournal.ie Jim Daly says he wasn't slapped down over his comments about coalition with Sinn Féin Partners In Govt

Jim Daly says he wasn't slapped down over his comments about coalition with Sinn Féin

“You must have a valid reason for not doing business with Sinn Féin,” the junior minister said today.

From TheJournal.ie 'It was not an appropriate comment to make': Minister slapped down for comments about coalition with Sinn Féin Slap On The Wrist

'It was not an appropriate comment to make': Minister slapped down for comments about coalition with Sinn Féin

Junior Minister Jim Daly said he has “no ideological objection” to Sinn Fein being in government with Fine Gael.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you think the PSC should be linked to social media accounts? What Do You Think This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think the PSC should be linked to social media accounts?

The government has maintained that the card is not a national ID card, but a means to access social welfare services.

From TheJournal.ie 'There needs to be flexibility so this never happens again' Elderly Care

'There needs to be flexibility so this never happens again'

Junior Minister Jim Daly has spoken out about the Devereaux controversy.

From TheJournal.ie TD warns mobile phones give children access to 'unlimited pornography of every type' Online Safety

TD warns mobile phones give children access to 'unlimited pornography of every type'

A new bill could make it illegal for parents to allow their children born after 2015 to own a portable device.

From TheJournal.ie FactCheck: Did Jim Daly really propose getting rid of the free travel pass? Factcheck

FactCheck: Did Jim Daly really propose getting rid of the free travel pass?

We examine his comments and test the claim of his fellow Cork South-West TD, Fianna Fáil’s Margaret Murphy O’Mahony.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should people with a free travel pass have to pay a small charge for it? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should people with a free travel pass have to pay a small charge for it?

The suggestion has been made by Cork Fine Gael TD Jim Daly as a means of preserving rural bus services.

From TheJournal.ie Red nose? Green light: TDs clear Santa to enter Irish airspace Green Light

Red nose? Green light: TDs clear Santa to enter Irish airspace

Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael can agree on one thing, at least.

From TheJournal.ie Schools to be required to publish all complaints made against them Grievance

Schools to be required to publish all complaints made against them

Under a new student and parent charter, schools will have to outline the outcome of each complaint made by parents.

From TheJournal.ie You can't just put 'The Phoenix Park' on your wedding invite... Here's why. Here's The Hitch

You can't just put 'The Phoenix Park' on your wedding invite... Here's why.

If you don’t put the exact spot, how will your former lovers know where to head so they can tearfully shout their objections?

From TheJournal.ie Government confirms existence of Santa Claus after TD casts doubt Miracle On Merrion Street This post contains videos

Government confirms existence of Santa Claus after TD casts doubt

Fine Gael TD Jim Daly described Santa letters as a “fanciful fairytale” but the Government strongly disagree.

From TheJournal.ie Sinnott accused of engaging in 'hysterical hyperbole' over referendum Referendum

Sinnott accused of engaging in 'hysterical hyperbole' over referendum

The former MEP Kathy Sinnott has been criticised by a Fine Gael TD for her opposition to the children’s referendum but Sinnott has hit back saying that Jim Daly has not done his homework.

From TheJournal.ie Health Minister confirms 76k fall in those with health insurance Health Insurance

Health Minister confirms 76k fall in those with health insurance

Less than half of the Irish population now have private health insurance cover, the Minister confirmed in the Dáil last week.

From TheJournal.ie Limerick signs 'friendship memorandum' with Chinese city of Nanjing Nanjing

Limerick signs 'friendship memorandum' with Chinese city of Nanjing

The memorandum will create links between the University of Limerick and the 41 universities in the Chinese city of eight million.

From TheJournal.ie In full: 1 in 5 TDs claimed more than €50k in expenses last year TD Expenses

In full: 1 in 5 TDs claimed more than €50k in expenses last year

34 TDs in the 31st Dail claimed over €50,000 in expenses from the Oireachtas last year – here’s the full list.

From TheJournal.ie The Half Hour Fix: 1.30am GE11

The Half Hour Fix: 1.30am

EVERY HOUR – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.