« BackKerry PNA says it’s shameful mental health funding is being diverted elsewhere

The Psychiatric Nurses Association in Kerry says it’s shameful that funding ring-fenced for mental health services is being diverted elsewhere.

PNA Psychiatric Nurses Association

€35 million was set aside specifically for mental health in the last budget, however it’s emerged that €12 million of that is being moved to other areas in health.

Cormac Williams of the Psychiatric Nurses Association in Kerry says the Department of Health should be spending more on mental health not taking from its limited resources.