In light of this week’s budget here are the main points for disability and healthcare.
An extra €1.05 billion in funding for health to include:
- Extra €150 million for disability services- total 2019 budget €1.8m
- Extra €84 million for mental health – total 2019 budget €1 billion
- Extra €20 million for the National Treatment Purchase Fund – total budget 2019 €75 million