Thursday, 11 July 2019
Department of Children and Youth Affairs
Children in Care
857. To ask the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs the number of children that died while in the care of the Tusla to date in 2019; the number of such children that died by suicide; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [31057/19]
The information the Deputy requires is compiled by Tusla, the Child and Family Agency. I have therefore referred the matter to Tusla and asked that a direct response be provided to the Deputy.