All we're doing is supported by the hard work our fantastic team of volunteers facilitators, inside and outside the prison, who run workshops week-end after week-end. Here are two testimonies

We ran a training for facilitators in Wheatfield prison end of August. 14 participants took part and it was powerfully led by Tony with the help of our inside team

AVP Fundraising T-shirts

They have arrived and they are classy! Our AVP T-shirts with the Transforming Power Mandala are for sale for 20 euros (size S to XXL). The money collected will allow

AVP in schools: we did it!

We did three workshops and our monthly meeting in two weeks, so it was more than busy. The two second level workshops in Wheatfield and Cloverhill prisons, following the basics

We ran two Basic workshops in February: one in Wheatfield and one in Cloverhill prison. Both were very successful with a great attendance: 17 and 19 participants, 36 all together

Another Way Ep16 - Jammy James by Another Way on Mixcloud   James, one of our most experienced facilitators, was interviewed by Sandy Hudson for Dublin South FM and he

Annual report - 2015

The core business of Alternatives to Violence are the workshops. AVP was introduced into prisons in Ireland just under 20 years ago and it is estimated that over 2,200 inmates


Dear AVP'ers, Best wishes for 2016, peace, love and happiness! What does Avp Ireland want to achieve in 2016? We want to keep up the good work running workshops in

Graduation day in Wheatfield Prison

Graduation day today in Wheatfield Prison! A lovely ceremony to thank our wonderful inside team and give all our senior facilitators and the new members who joined the team in