Hopes that Minister will address future of St Mary of the Angels

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Families of residents of St Mary’s of the Angles in Beaufort would like to get reassurance about the future of the facility from Minister Finian McGrath.

The Minister who has responsiblity for disability services will meet with families of residents at the Residential Centre for people with special needs about their concerns at reports there was a move to close the facility.

Ann Hannon’s brother is a resident at St Mary of the Angels.

She says they are happy that residents will not be moved into the community without consultation with families but they have concerns for the future of the service: