Please click on the website links beside each service name to be brought to the services own website page.
Ballinasloe Training Workshop
Multi-disciplinary training centre providing programmes working to re-integrate ex-offenders as full participants in the life and work of the local community. Canal House, Harbour Road, Ballinasloe, Co Galway (090) 964 3231
Tuam Community Training Workshop
A training centre providing programmes to address training and education for ex-offenders in preparation for employment or further training in the area. Vicharschoraland, Tuam, Co Galway (093) 28115
Dochas don Oige (YPP) (ESF)
A community based training project working with young adults in the Galway city. The training centre provides programmes catering primarily for the needs of young people at risk and offenders in west side of Galway city Liosban Industrial Estate, Tuam Road, Galway, Co Galway (091) 770 887
Cuan Mhuire Coolarne
Cuan Mhuire provides a residential treatment programme for drugs, alcohol and other addictions. Coolarne, Turloughmore, Co Galway
+353 (0)91 797102
Athy Alternative Project
Training centre providing programmes and offers group-work, anger management, carpentry, literacy, computers, soccer training, etc. Community Service Centre, Nelson Street, Athy, Co Kildare (059) 863 2354
Cuan Mhuire Athy http://www.cuanmhuire.ie
Cuan Mhuire provides a residential treatment programme for drugs, alcohol and other addictions. Cuan Mhuire Athy, Milltown, Athy, Co. Kildare
+353 (0)59 86 31493/31090
Ceim ar Cheim (YPP) (ESF)
Training centre providing programmes for young people from 15-25 yrs who may be clients of the Probation Service or at risk of offending. Unit 5 Shannon Development Units, Knockalisheen Road, Moyross, Co Limerick (061) 322 122
Cuan Mhuire Bruree
Cuan Mhuire provides a residential treatment programme for drugs, alcohol and other addictions. Bruree, Co Limerick +353 (0)63 90555
A newly established centre providing programmes for ex-offenders referred through the Probation Service to address progress to employment in partnership with the Limerick Regeneration Unit 2, Docklands Business Park, Dock Road, Limerick, Co Limerick 061 608180
Bedford Row Project
Based in Limerick, The Bedford Row Family Project supports family members affected by the imprisonment of one or more of the members of the family, and works towards the re-integration of ex-prisoners into their families, their communities, and society in general. Among other activities, Bedford Row staff: are in attendance in the waiting area of Limerick Prison during all visiting times; offer support and counselling services to family members; and work with other agencies to provide all the information that prisoners' families might need. 061-315332
Churchfield Community Trust
Training centre providing individual programmes are tailored to need, ability and capacity and include woodwork, horticulture, painting, computers, cookery, cookery, metal work, mechanics, literacy, sport and leisure. Churchfield, Cork City, Co Cork (021) 421 0348
Cork Alliance Centre
Provides individual and group counselling, resettlement and referral support to offenders and families of ex-offenders. Robert Scott House, 6 Patrick’s Quay, Cork City, Co Cork (021) 455 7878
Cuan Mhuire Farnanes
Cuan Mhuire provides a residential treatment programme for drugs, alcohol and other addictions. Farnanes, Co Cork +353 (0) 21 7335994
A support service for addicts in early recovery. Fellowship House, Spur Hill, Doughcloyne, Togher, Cork City, Co Cork 021-4887110.
St Nicholas Trust
Set up in 2008, the St Nicholas Trust offers help and support to anybody affected by imprisonment – in particular the families of prisoners. The group meets in Cork city-centre on a regular basis; they run a Family Support Group where people can come to talk in a safe, confidential, non-judgmental environment to people who have been through the same experience. If it is your first time going to the prison for a visit, a member of the group can accompany you and explain the procedure to you. The Trust has also produced a booklet, Visiting Cork Prison, available from 086 1768266 or
Job Sampling Initiative
Provides education and training, mentoring, work preparation and personal development to males and females aged 18 to 23 years on Probation Service supervision or at offending risk. St Brigid’s Family and Community Centre, 37 Lower Yellow Road, Waterford, Co Waterford (051) 375 261
Kilkenny Employment for Youth
A community training workshop for young people (16-25 years) with additional provision for Probation Service referrals to achieve access to employment and further education. Garden Row, Off High Street, Kilkenny, Co Kilkenny (056) 776 2774
Restorative Justice in the Community
A restorative justice initiative developed between the local community and the Probation Service with the objective to minimise repeat offending by confronting the offender with the impact of the crime on others and in particular, the victim. Connolly Street, Nenagh, Co Tipperary 067-41565
Stepping Out Athlone
Multi-disciplinary training centre providing programmes devised to meet the needs of persons referred by the Probation Service who have been engaged in offending, or drug and alcohol abuse, in preparation for training and open employment. National Learning Network, Belhavel, Golden Island, Athlone, Co Westmeath (090) 647 9293.
Cox’s Demesne (YPP)
A multi-disciplinary centre providing programmes including intervention and support to address educational problems among young people at risk and/or out of school. The House, 15-16 Oakland Park, Dundalk, Co Louth (042) 933 0432
Red door project
To offer and provide confidential assistance and services in response to individuals, families
and the community that are affected by drug and alcohol use.
We offer support and advocacy work for individuals at any stage of addiction (actively using, stable, drug free). 086 - 783 1162.
041 - 98 04957.