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Compliance with new charities regulations


Care After Prison 2013 Annual Report

CAP is currently completing the governance code. 

We are committed to publishing our updated accounts when prepared .

2012 audited accounts available here. CAP-Audited accounts 2012

Information and support is tailored to each persons needs and include the following:

Support with obtaining welfare entitlements

Support with applications for temporary accommodation and housing needs

Support for drug/alcohol and other addiction issues

linking to training and education opportunities

General Counselling – Free service

Family mediation and support

Support re-integrating into communities


Prison preperation

Prison visits

Liasing with other agencies

Inter-agency referrals and partnerships

CAP keyworkers identify other agencies best suited to an individuals needs and will complete referrals on to these services and agencies.

These include, but are not limited to, the following:

                             Y Lifestyle Gym

YMCA Homeless service

YMCA STEP programme



Merchants Quay

Dublin City Council or other relevant local authorities

Irish Penal Reform Trust

Ballyfermot Star

Tus Nua

Ballymun YAP

Coolmine TC


Youth Referrals

CAP is also open to youth offenders and will engage with all other relevant supports involved in the case management of youths. The aim of this is to try and work with the young person and their families before the situation escalates to imprisonment.

The CAP Project is  a peer lead charity.  The first of its kind in Ireland and we are supported in partnership by
        The   City of Dublin YMCA
        The   Carmelite Community Centre (CCC).

Board members  

 Paul Mackay Chairperson 
 Dr Anne O’Rourke   Secretary
 Josephine Rice   Treasurer
 Fr. Charlie Hoey    Director
 Paul McDonald   Director


Faces and Places

With Michael D Higgins

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This is a set of links which may be useful – websites, phone contacts, etc.,.

Thank You
CAP would like to acknowledge and thank the
American Ireland Fund
St. Stephen's Green Trust and
DCC Community Grants Scheme
for funding received in 2012.