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
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
Dublin City Council or other relevant local authorities
Irish Penal Reform Trust
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).
|Dr Anne O’Rourke||Secretary|
|Fr. Charlie Hoey||Director|