Tuesday, 14 February 2012
Department of Health
Bernard Durkan (Kildare North, Fine Gael)
Question 618: To ask the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs the extent to which the fosterage services throughout the country are adequate to meet requirements; the extent of the waiting lists; the proposals if any for the development of such services in the future; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [8394/12]
Frances Fitzgerald (Minister, Department of Children; Dublin Mid West, Fine Gael)
As this is a service matter, I have asked the Health Service Executive to respond directly to the Deputy with the most up-to-date information.