If you are interested in being a volunteer psychotherapist with FSIP, in offering another service as a volunteer, or in getting involved in any other way, please contact or phone 00 353 87 432 9466.

You will need to fill out an application form to apply as a volunteer Psychotherapist – this can be found here.  Once you have filled in the form, please email it to along with a copy of your certificate/qualification/accreditations.

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The next step will be an informal interview either via Skype or face to face.  The purpose of the interview is not only to determine your suitability for work at the prison, but also to tell you more about how it all works, to manage your expectations and to get a sense of the sorts of prisoners who would be a good fit for your skills.

We also offer introductory talks in Galway and London about volunteering in Lome.   Please enquire for details and upcoming dates.