Sligo mental health unit on schedule for completion next year

Structure to include single en-suite bedrooms.

Sligo News File

A new Sligo mental health unit at University Hospital is expected to be in operation by early 2020.

Current work on the inpatient facility, which commenced in mid -November is due for completion at the end of next year.

Local Fianna Fail TD Eamon Scanlon has said the unit will be a modern structure with single en-suite bedrooms.

It was important that the timeline for the development wasn’t “allowed to slip,” he said