North Donegal MABS has longest waiting times and waiting list in the state

first_img Andrew McGinley says his children are getting him through life North Donegal MABS has longest waiting times and waiting list in the state Pinterest Twitter Gardai investigate Castlefinn burglary Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Lárionad Acmhainní Nádúrtha CTR to take part in new research project WhatsApp Padraig MacLochlainn TDIt’s emerged that the the North Donegal Money Advice Budgeting Service (MABS) has an average waiting time of 20 weeks, the longest in the country and five times the state average of four weeks.North Donegal MABS also has the highest number of number of people awaiting their first appointment at 160.In contrast, waiting time in South Donegal is 6 weeks, with four people on the waiting list.The issue was raised by DeputyPadraig Mac Lochlainn, who described the figures as “shocking”.He says Social Protection Minister Joan Burton must intervenen as a matter of urgency…………[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/podmabs.mp3[/podcast] Gardai investigate deaths of two horses on the N56 Pinterestcenter_img Previous articleDelayed social welfare payments should reach accounts by Wednesday morningNext articleStrabane councillor says recent spate of car break ins is getting worse News Highland Twitter Facebook WhatsApp Facebook News LUH still not ready to restore IT systems By News Highland – July 17, 2013 Donegal retains 14 Blue Flags, Lisfannon is not restored Google+last_img read more

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