Offenders Awaiting Sentence

four-courts-dublinWe provide support and information to assist offenders in preparation of what prison life entails and how to best prepare for their sentence. Referrals may be given for specific areas of need.

  • Providing information about prison regimes/rules
  • Addressing safety concerns
  • Arrangements for keeping in touch with loved ones
  • General counselling

Information for Offenders Awaiting Sentence

A wealth of information is available on the Citizens Information website (, including:

CASP (Clondalkin Addiction Support Programme) – In association with ‘Changing Ireland’, have also produced 11 short videos offering advice for people who have a family member or partner going to prison for the first time.