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Call for Submissions on a Restorative Recognition Scheme for residents of the Mother and Baby Homes

Call for Submissions on a Restorative Recognition Scheme for the Former Residents of the Mother and Baby Homes and County Homes:

As part of its response to the publication of the Final Report of the Mother and Baby Homes Commission of Investigation, the Government of Ireland has committed to the establishment of a Restorative Recognition Scheme including financial recognition and a form of enhanced medical card.

The Government has engaged OAK, a consultancy company, to facilitate a consultation process to find out from all interested parties what they want from a Restorative Recognition Scheme. You can tell us what you think should be included in this scheme in two ways:

1- By making a written submission

Submissions can be sent by email to

by Post to 

OAK Consulting
c/o Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth
Block 1, Miesian Plaza, 50-58 Baggot Street Lower, Dublin 2 D02 XW14

By 31 March 2021.


By attending an Online Consultation Meeting 

Online Consultation Meetings will take place between 18 and 31 March 2021. To participate in an Online Consultation Meeting please contact as soon as possible.

Closing date for registration for Online Consultation Meetings is 24 March 2021

If you have any queries in relation to the process of making a submission or registering for an Online Consultation Meeting you can contact the information helpline at the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth at +353-1-6473200.

For further informati on on how to make a submission or to participate in an Online Consultation Meeting please visit

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