Laois Sports Partnership ClG

Service Details

Target Age

  • 0 - 11 years
  • 12 - 16 years
  • 12 - 18 years
  • 16 - 18 years
  • 19 - 24 years


  • Health & Primary Care

Support Type

  • In-person - Group


  • Laois

Contact Details

Contact Person(s)

Caroline Myers Chief Operating Officer

Catriona Slattery Sports Inclusion Disability Officer


Laois Leisure Portlaoise Moneyballytyrrell, Portlaoise, Laois R32YP11


057 8671248

Contact Hours

9am to 5pm


Emergency Assistance

Open Up is not a crisis service. If you or someone you know needs immediate help please contact one of the services below immediately.

If someone is hurt or in danger call the emergency services straight away. Emergency services can be contacted at any time by dialling 999 or 112 in Republic of Ireland or 112 in Europe.

Additional Service Information

Referral Process

  • Self-referral
  • Other healthcare/socialcare provider

Service Description

The key aims of the Laois Sports Partnership are to increase participation in sport through coordination.
This is to ensure that local resources are used to best effect and to enable the ongoing development of quality sporting and active recreational opportunities throughout County Laois in an environment that promotes healthy lifestyles, maximum participation.

List of Services Available

Ongoing sport and physical activity programmes for all through sports inclusion disability programmes, working with schools, clubs and communities, partner agencies. Provide education and training to volunteers to support sport and physical activity.

Wheelchair Access

Inclusion is key to the Laois Sports Partnership work and accessibility is key for all to access opportunities to participate.

Before this website came along, we weren’t sure what services were available locally and how to access them. It’s great to now see them all listed in one place with lots of useful information and contact details.