Bed crisis at Carndonagh must be addressed – Doherty

first_imgAudioHomepage BannerNews FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 By News Highland – November 26, 2020 Bed crisis at Carndonagh must be addressed – Doherty Previous article80 young people take part in first shared island dialogueNext articleGovernment consider telling people not to travel to North News Highland News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Twitter DL Debate – 24/05/21 Pinterest WhatsApp Google+center_img Facebook Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Twitter Harps come back to win in Waterford Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR There are 46 users of disability services in Inishowen registered as being in need of respite services, but only one bed available at the Riverwalk facility in Carndonagh.At this week’s meeting of the Regional Health Forum West, Cllr Albert Doherty said its incumbent on the HSE and the government to address this situation as a matter of urgency.Cllr Doherty said people have been offered respite places elsewhere in the county, but it’s not practical in many cases.At the online meeting, he shared a letter he received from a carer………..Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/althurs7am.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Senior HSE official John Hayes agreed that more services are needed in Inishowen, but said there are short term issues which are being worked through…………Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/hayesthurs7am.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp Google+ Facebooklast_img read more