Urgent action required to address mental health needs of asylum seekers in direct provision – Senator Rónán Mullen

Calls for early assessment and referral, where necessary, and for consultant psychiatrists to be assigned to direct provision centres.   A motion calling on the government to ensure access to early assessment and referral to mental health services for asylum seekers in the direct provision system was debated in Seanad Éireann this evening, Wednesday, 29th May. The…

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Motion calling on Government to adequately resource psychiatric care with focus on asylum seekers to be debated tomorrow in Seanad Éireann

Current shortfall in mental health services across Ireland must be addressed – Rónán Mullen   A motion calling on the government to ensure access to early assessment and referral to mental health services for asylum seekers in the direct provision system will be debated in Seanad Éireann tomorrow, Wednesday, 29th May. The motion tabled by Senator Rónán…

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