IASIO – the Irish Association for the Social Integration of Offenders is an independent company formed in January 2012. It is a national community based organisation for adult offenders in the criminal justice system with a specific focus on alternatives to both offending and re-imprisonment. This is achieved through the provision of direct services to offenders both in the community and in all Irish prisons.
The Linkage Service
is the largest of our national employment services for offenders funded by the Probation Service.
The GATE Service
is a unique prison based ‘through-the-gate’ employment service funded by the Irish Prison Service that fosters stable resettlement and reintegration.
The Resettlement Service
is an innovative resettlement service funded by the Irish Prison Service that offers a ‘through-the-gate’ resettlement support to prisoners.
IASIO is a non-profit organisation specialising in the life planning, support and social inclusion of people with criminal convictions