Omission of Sligo survivors from Mother & Baby homes redress scheme back in spotlight

Serious concern has been raised once again over why some Sligo survivors of mother and baby homes have been omitted from getting compensation for their experiences.


It’s understood that a number of local families have been omitted from the redress scheme, with questions now being asked as to why their story hasn’t met the criteria.


The Children’s Minister Roderic O’Gorman is being urged to carry out a review in to the matter.


Cllr Sinead Maguire says it’s impossible to ascertain which victim suffered more and who should receive money:



Cllr Gino O’Boyle says the pain continues to this day for those affected locally: