Department of Health

This section contains information on the Department of Health including the Value for Money and Policy Review Initiative 2008-2011.

Department of Health,
Hawkins House, Hawkins Street, Dublin 2
Tel: 00 353 1 6354000 
Web: www.dohc.ie

FACs Forum »»

FACs Forum A range of patient and representative groups came together to form FACS Forum Ireland in 2014, in response to the representations of Karen W Keely, a mother of three children affected by anti-convulsants. The...


Carers »»

Carers Information on Carers including the Carers Strategy and Carers Week ...


Department of Health Seeks Submissions on Advance Healthcare Directives -Deadline 7th March 2014 »»

Department of Health Seeks Submissions on Advance Healthcare Directives -Deadline 7th March 2014 February 2014 The Department of Health is seeking submissions on its Draft General Scheme for Advance Healthcare Directives, which will be incorporated into the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity)...


DFI Submission on Health Information Bill 2008 »»

DFI Submission on Health Information Bill 2008 DFI Response Introduction The Disability Federation of Ireland (DFI) is the national support organisation and advocate for voluntary disability organisations in Ireland who provide services...


DFI Submission to the Consultation on a National Strategy on Dementia »»

DFI Submission to the Consultation on a National Strategy on Dementia August 2012 Disability Federation of Ireland The Disability Federation of Ireland (DFI) welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the development of a National Strategy on Dementia. ...


DFI Submission to the Department of Health and Children Sectoral Plan Review »»

DFI Submission to the Department of Health and Children Sectoral  Plan Review    October, 2007 Disability Federation of Ireland The Disability Federation of Ireland (DFI) is the national support organisation and advocate for voluntary disability organisations in Ireland who...


HSE Publishes Three Disability Care Group Reports »»

HSE Publishes Three Disability Care Group Reports Please see below Press Release issued by the HSE on the 29th February.  14th March 2012 HSE Publishes Three Disability Care Group Reports The Health Service Executive has today published...


HSE Service Plan 2012 »»

HSE Service Plan 2012 16th January 2012. The HSE published its National Service Plan 2012 on Monday 16th January 2012.   The HSE Press statment is available here: www.hse.ie/eng/services/newscentre/nationalserviceplan2012.html.   The...


Press Release from the Department of Health - The Interim Report of the Review Group in relation to the Mobility Allowance and Motorised Transport Grant schemes »»

Press Release from the Department of Health - The Interim Report of the Review Group in relation to the Mobility Allowance and Motorised Transport Grant schemes The Interim Report of the Review Group in relation to the Mobility Allowance and Motorised Transport Grant schemes 11th June 2013 Interim Report of the Review Group in relation to the...


Press Release on Publication of the National Disability Strategy Implementation Plan - Government Press Release »»

Press Release on Publication of the National Disability Strategy Implementation Plan - Government Press Release Publication of the National Disability Strategy Implementation Plan 29th July 2013 The Minister for Disability, Equality, Mental Health and Older People, Ms. Kathleen Lynch, T.D., today announced...


Public Consultation - Review of the Mobility Allowance and Motorised Transport Grant Schemes »»

Public Consultation - Review of the Mobility Allowance and Motorised Transport Grant Schemes Review of the Mobility Allowance and Motorised Transport Grant Schemes Submission closing date: 5pm 17th April 2013 The Minister for Health, Dr. James Reilly T.D. and the Minister of State...


Submission to Department of Health and Children On the Independent Needs Assessment »»

Submission to Department of Health and Children On the Independent Needs Assessment 21st June 2006 Introduction Disability Federation of Ireland (DFI) is the national support organisation and advocate for voluntary disability organisations in Ireland who provide services to people...


Submission to the Department of Health On the Draft General Scheme for Advance Healthcare Directives for Incorporation into the Assisted Decision Making (Capacity) Bill 2013 »»

Submission to the Department of Health On the Draft General Scheme for Advance Healthcare Directives for Incorporation into the Assisted Decision Making (Capacity) Bill 2013 March 2014 Introduction The Disability Federation of Ireland is the national support organisation for voluntary disability organisations (129 members) in Ireland who provide services...


Submission to the DOHC National Positive Ageing Strategy »»

Submission to the DOHC National Positive Ageing Strategy September 2009 Introduction The Disability Federation of Ireland (DFI) welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the development of a Positive Ageing Strategy for Older People in Ireland. DFI works...


Submission To The NESF on the Evaluation of the Home Care Package Scheme »»

Submission To The NESF on the Evaluation of the Home Care Package Scheme 20th February 2009 Introduction The Disability Federation of Ireland (DFI) is the national support organisation and advocate for voluntary disability organisations providing services and supports...


Submission to the Review of the Nursing Home Support Scheme, Fair Deal by Disability Federation of Ireland »»

Submission to the Review of the Nursing Home Support Scheme, Fair Deal by Disability Federation of Ireland July 2012 Introduction The Disability Federation of Ireland (DFI) welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the Review of Fair Deal.  DFI represents the interests and the expectations...


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