U.B.U. is one of the programmes run by Youth Work Ireland Laois and provides out of school support to young people aged 10-25 across the county. These supports offer a wide range of quality activities which are mainly community-based.
LGBTI+ Project (18+)
Laois LGBTI+ Project is a brand new project, designed to support and provide spaces for LGBT+ adults in Laois. It does this through social meet ups, raising awareness, peer support groups and support for parents of LGBT+ young people.
Local Training Initiative
YWI Laois are proud to deliver this Local Training Initiative (LTI) here in Portlaoise.
Laois Comhairle Na nOg
Comhairle Na nOg are youth councils in the 31 local authorities around Ireland. These youth councils give children and young people the opportunity to be involved in development of local services and policies.