Donegal Deputy slams decision to abolish Rehabilitative Training Allowance

first_img Google+ A Donegal Deputy has slammed the Government for abolishing the Rehabilitative Training Allowance.The allowance, worth €31.80 a week per student was granted to students with a disability who take up training programmes.The HSE claims the decision to scrap the allowance is not a cost saving exercise and that it will not negatively impact on any adult with a disability as the money will be redirected to disability day services.However, Deputy Thomas Pringle disagrees, he says this is a callous act on the most vulnerable and most in need of disability supports:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/pringle5pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Facebook AudioHomepage BannerNews Facebook Previous articlePrecautionary works to take place at Letterkenny Educate Together NSNext articleDavid Gough to ref All Ireland with Cassidy and Hurson on the lines News Highland DL Debate – 24/05/21 Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Pinterestcenter_img Pinterest WhatsApp By News Highland – August 14, 2019 Donegal Deputy slams decision to abolish Rehabilitative Training Allowance News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Google+ Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic WhatsApp Twitterlast_img

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