Mary Henihan joined Le Chéile in May 2010 and is Restorative Justice Co-ordinator and is responsible for piloting this new project in Limerick. Mary is currently establishing two modules as part of the RJ project – setting up a victim impact panel and a reparation scheme.
Mary has a BA in Psychology and Sociology from University of Limerick, a Higher Diploma in Youth and Community Work from NUI Maynooth, and a Masters in Social Work from University College Cork.
Before joining Le Chéile, Mary worked with ‘At Risk’ young people and their families in Limerick City. She’s also co-ordinated and facilitated a number of youth projects, parenting programmes, afterschool clubs and summer projects with young people within the regeneration areas.