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Subsidised Donegal flights for terminally ill children 25.06.15

A DONEGAL group set up to help terminally ill children have urged parents to get in touch about flights and other travel subsidies now available to them.
Our Children’s Voice say they are eager to establish services for life-limited children in Donegal and continue to meet with HSE officials towards that aim.
“We finalised the criteria and logistics for flights, from Donegal Airport to Dublin," said group member Gina Grant.
"We appreciate these steps by the HSE and the airport, to reduce travel stresses for life-limited children.”
Since meeting with the Minister for Health Leo Varadkar and Donegal TDs last February, members of the group have been in continuing consultation with the HSE and others.
Members of Our Children's Voice who are campaigning for better services for children with life-limiting illnesses.
The group are a voice for families with terminally ill children in Donegal.
“There are many things life-limited children need,” added Gina.
“We encourage Donegal families needing future treatment options, testing, respite and end-of-life provision, to give us their views."
Parents of children with life-limiting conditions, who wish to avail of flights and taxi transfers from Donegal to Dublin, for hospital appointments, can contact Our Children’s Voice on Facebook ; Twitter @OCVDonegal or you can email them ourchildrensvoice@gmail.com .
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