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Last updated - 23 Feb 2018, 16.27

28 Feb 2018, 15.30

 The Seanad Public Consultation Committee will meet in the Seanad Chamber.

The committee holds public hearings on areas related to the legislative powers of Seanad Éireann and public policy.

Date established: 27 Oct 2016

House: 25th Seanad

Children's mental health services

Latest report

Children's mental health services

The committee has completed its public consultation on children's mental health services. This was the first time the Houses of the Oireachtas have invited in members of the public to voice their experience of mental health services in Ireland.

Submission guidelines

Before you make a submission to an Oireachtas committee, please read our guidelines document. It gives a brief overview of the purpose of submissions and the format you should use when you make a submission.

Press releases

1 Dec 2017, 11.48

Seanad Public Consultation Committee to hold hearings on the National Anthem on Tuesday 5 December

18 Oct 2017, 09.36

Urgent need for staffing in Children’s mental health services - Seanad Public Consultation Committee report

Recent videos

Tue, 5 Dec 2017

Seanad Public Consultation Committee

Public Consultation on the Status, Treatment and Use of the National Anthem

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Thu, 6 Jul 2017

Seanad Public Consultation Committee

Agenda:Public Consultation on Children's Mental Health Services in Ireland
In attendance: Session A: 10 a.m. - Professional Bodies / Clinicians
Session B: 2 p.m. - State/Official Bodies

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Thu, 29 Jun 2017

Seanad Public Consultation Committee

Public Consultation on Children's Mental Health Services in Ireland.
Session A: 10 am: User Experiences
Session B: 2 pm: Advocacy / Service Providers

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Recent debates

Tue, 5 Dec 2017

Select Committee

Status, Treatment and Use of the National Anthem

Thu, 6 Jul 2017

Select Committee

Children's Mental Health Services: Discussion

Thu, 29 Jun 2017

Select Committee

Children's Mental Health Services: Discussion

Recent reports

Wed, 18 Oct 2017

Seanad Public Consultation Committee Report on Children’s Mental Health Services
Children's Mental Health Services Report

Recent documents

Fri, 6 Oct

Consultation on the Status, Treatment and Use of the National Anthem‌
Consultation on the Status, Treatment and Use of the National Anthem‌

Consultation on the Status, Treatment and Use of the National Anthem‌ (PDF)

Tue, 28 Mar

Submission to Seanad Public Consultation Committee, Alan Greene
Submission to Seanad Public Consultation Committee, Alan Greene, International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR)

Submission to Seanad Public Consultation Committee, Alan Greene (PDF)

Tue, 28 Mar

Submission to Seanad Public Consultation Committee, Children’s Rights Alliance
Submission to Seanad Public Consultation Committee, Children’s Rights Alliance, International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR)

Submission to Seanad Public Consultation Committee, Children’s Rights Alliance (PDF)

Committee contact details

Seanad Public Consultation Committee:
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee:
Bridget Doody
(01) 618 3225
(076) 100 1744
bridget.doody@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer:
Ciaran Brennan
(01) 618 3903
(086) 049 6518
ciaran.brennan@oireachtas.ie