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East South Wales IOIS Integrated Offender Intervention Service

East South Wales IOIS Integrated Offender Intervention Service

18 April 2012


CRI have been commissioned by the South Wales Drug Interventions Regional Manager, Welsh Government and Wales Probation Trust to deliver the new IOIS Integrated Offender Intervention Service

The service which went live on the 1st April 2012 incorporates DIP [Drug Intervention Programme], DRR [Drug Rehabilitation Requirements], ATR [Alcohol Treatment Requirement] and AAR [Alcohol Activity Requirement] as one new service, IOIS , in Cardiff, Vale, Rhonda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil.

IOIS will provide:

  • Opportunity to access group work, Peer Mentoring support groups and mutual aid groups
  • Medically assisted recovery service for opiate dependency
  • Referral to community services
  • Harm Reduction
  • Assessment
  • Care and recovery planning
  • Exit Planning

John Adcock Deputy Director - "CRI welcome this opportunity to expand its work of the organisation across East South Wales and are excited about the opportunity to work and support services users to recover from substance misuse and offending behaviour."

Gareth Hopkins South Wales Regional Manager - DIP & IOIS - Gareth Hopkins South Wales Regional Manger - DIP & IOIS - "The move to the IOIS model is seen as a refinement of the already effective and quality DIP services in South Wales for individuals who’s offending behaviours is a direct result of their substance misuse. I am excited to continue working with CRI in the delivery of this new integrated treatment service and anticipated quality outcomes and the new focus towards poly drug and alcohol use." 

For more Information about the new IOIS call us on --
Cardiff - 02920 729555
Pontypridd - 01443 494150