Independent TD Tom Fleming has called for the Government to increase funding for the national dementia strategy, given the ‘rapidly growing number’ afflicted by the disease. Photograph: Getty Images/VStock RF

A call has been made for the Government to increase funding for the implementation of the national dementia strategy.Independent TD Tom Fleming said a(...)

 Charlie McCreevy: had referred to voluntary organisations  and the sector as the “poverty  industry”

Voluntary organisations that exist simply to perpetuate themselves are known within the public service as the “poverazzi industry”, according to a sen(...)