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Pat Buckley TD


Pat Buckley - Spokesperson on Mental Health & Suicide Prevention

Councillor Pat Buckley is your Sinn Féin TD for Cork East.  Married with two teenage children, Pat works tirelessly for the people of East Cork. 

Pat is PRO for the Let’s Get Together Foundation, a non-profit suicide prevention group whose work has seen a dramatic fall in the suicide rate in East Cork over the last ten years. 

He understands the problems facing people locally from small businesses to farmers, to the anguish of parents watching their children emigrate and young families’ struggling with debt and unemployment. 

Pat will work to deliver a fair recovery.

Statements (114)

New Minister must hit ground running on mental health gaps - Pat Buckley TD3 July, 2020

Mental health strategy without proper funding will be waste of paper - Pat Buckley TD17 June, 2020

PfG heavy on rhetoric light on detail to address mental health crisis - Pat Buckley TD15 June, 2020

Online resources important but community mental health still needs major investment - Pat Buckley TD1 June, 2020

Minister refusing to publish mental health review – Pat Buckley TD20 May, 2020

Minister Harris must publish and implement refreshed 'Vision for Change' report into Mental Health – Pat Buckley TD19 May, 2020

Pat Buckley TD demands a permanent Mental Health Committee18 May, 2020

Government must address Pieta House redundancies – Pat Buckley TD5 May, 2020

Pitiful mental health funding is an insult to those in need - Pat Buckley TD8 October, 2019

One third of all CAMHS beds empty due to lack of staff - Pat Buckley TD18 September, 2019

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