Mountmellick Youth & Family Resource Centre

Service Details

Target Age

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


  • Child & Family Support
  • Youth Work

Support Type

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


  • Laois

Contact Details

Contact Person(s)

Mike Farrell


Mountmellick Youth and Family Resource Centre MDA Buildings, Irishtown, Mountmellick, Laois R32A0PK


087 6444963

Contact Hours

Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:30pm


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
  • Referral with parental consent for under 18's

Service Description

Our Vision:
Our vision is that all children, families and communities will actively participate and be included in a society that is free from prejudice, inequality, discrimination and exclusion and which will contribute to their greatest possible wellbeing.

Our Mission

MYFRC works in partnership to strengthen and empower young people, adults, families and the community.
MYFRC provides a range of universal and targeted services and development opportunities that address the needs of the people from Mountmellick and surrounding areas.

List of Services Available

Youth Groups & Youth Work
Breakfast & Homework Clubs
Family Support
Therapeutic Support – Adult Counselling, Youth Counselling & play_therapy
Community Development
Support Groups

Wheelchair Access


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.