Roscommon Active Diversion Youth Project (RAD)

services_radOur RAD Project is run in association with An Garda Siochana Roscommon and the Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform. The RAD Project is designed to work intensively with young offenders, or those who are at risk of offending.


Through a combination of intervention and prevention the Project aims to:

– Divert young people from becoming involved in criminal / anti-social behaviour
– Provide suitable programmes and activities to facilitate personal and social development and encourage civic responsibility
– Work towards improving educational and employment prospects of the participants

The Programme of the RAD Project is tailor made to suit the particular client group and incorporates:

– Personal & Social Skills Training
– Groups Skills Training
– Recreational Activities
– Vocational Guidance
– Drop-in Centre

Participation in the Project is strictly by referral only.