Minister for Community Development, Natural Resources and Digital Development and Fine Gael TD for Galway and Mayo South, Seán Kyne last evening (Wednesday ) confirmed an allocation of almost €100,000 for Galway Hospice from the Dormant Accounts Fund.
The funding is being provided by the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection which will be reimbursed from the Dormant Accounts Fund.
Speaking to the Advertiser, Minister Kyne said he was delighted to confirm the allocation of €97,568 to Galway Hospice from the Dormant Accounts Fund.
“This Fund comes under my remit as Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development. Galway Hospice, along with other hospices, provides a vital service for individual and families at very difficult times.
“The work of Galway Hospice helps countless families at its facility in Renmore and in communities across Galway.
“This funding confirmed to me by my colleague, Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection, Regina Doherty will support Galway Hospice and the vital work it does,” he concluded.