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More Than 68,000 Waiting For Speech And Language/Occupational Therapies Assessments

: 12/15/2018 - 15:23

More than 68 thousand people are waiting for speech and language and occupational therapies assessments, according to Fianna Fáil.

Figures show that one in four people are waiting for their initial occupational therapy assessment for longer than 12 months.

The party's Disability Spokesperson, Margaret Murphy O'Mahony, says this waiting time makes it very difficult for all families involved:

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