O’Domhnaill says DCA cuts are hitting the most vulnerable in Donegal

Donegal Senator Brian Ó Domhnaill claims the Government’ review of the Domiciliary Care Allowance has again targeted the families most in need of assistance.

The Government instigated a review of the DCA towards the end of last year, which resulted in over half of the children with autism and severe intellectual disabilities losing their payments without warning.

Senator O'Domhnaill says the Government has refused to listen to families affected by the DCA cuts and parents have had no input into changes in the system..........

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