Midlands LGBT+ Project

Service Details

Target Age

  • 18+


  • LGBTQ+

Support Type

  • In-person - Group
  • In-person - One-to-one
  • Online - Group
  • Telephone


  • Laois
  • Offaly

Contact Details

Contact Person(s)



Unit D, James Fintan Lalor Avenue, Portlaoise, Laois R32W310


086 075 7985


Contact Hours

Contactable 9-5 Monday to Friday
Groups on various days and times.


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

Service Description

Our services are for LGBT+ Adults that need help or support or just want to meet other LGBT+ people.

List of Services Available

LGBT+ Support Groups
LGBT+ Sports Activities
LGBT+ Over 50’s Group
LGBT+ Offaly Group
LGBT+ Laois Group
LGBT+ Bookclubs
Trans Midlands Group

All group dates announced at the beginning of every month. Contact help@midlandslgbtproject.com to get involved.

Wheelchair Access

Please contact us in advance

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.