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Travellers get 'raw deal' - Harney

Minister for Health Mary Harney has said she has always been passionate about the cause of the Travelling community because they get such “a raw deal”.

Referring to a recently published study, the Minister said the average life span for male Travellers is 15 years less than the settled population and nearly 12 years less for Traveller women.

She was speaking at an event to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the founding of Exchange House, Ireland’s largest service centre for the Traveller community, in Dublin...

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