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Getting on with I.T.

A new initiative to help those that are struggling with technology – if you want to get more out of your smartphone or tablet this is the course for you.  While primarily targeted at those over 55 all adults are welcome.  This is an ideal course to do with a […]


If the Bedroom Walls Had Ears

“Right now the world is very chaotic, yet now I think we’re more of a community than we ever have been” The words of 15 year old Lucy Grace in a piece she wrote especially for the last Episode of If the Bedroom walls had ears’ Lucy is one of […]


Community Check In Card

As part of the ‘Keep Well’ campaign, the ‘Check-In’ initiative is particularly proactive in encouraging outreach to potentially isolated persons during this pandemic. The Check-In cards are being dropped off (a non-contact check in) to older and isolated people across the county by registered Laois Public Participation Network members. #KeepWell


Community Call Helpline

The Laois Community Call helpline can be accessed Monday to Friday on 1800 832 010 between the hours of 9am and 5pm, or by emailing covidsupport@laoiscoco.ie. It is for non-emergency and non-medical calls and this free and confidential service is focused on ensuring that vulnerable members of our community or […]


Community Check In Cards

Registered members of the Public Participation Network will be delivering ‘Check-In’ cards to older and vulnerable persons in our communities, living alone or more isolated during this pandemic. This neighbourly non-contact check in invites people to stay connected and reach out if they need support.  


Check-In Cards

This week Laois County Council is launching a new ‘Check-In’ initiative across the county as part of the ‘Keep Well’ Community Resilience Campaign. Registered members of the Public Participation Network will be delivering ‘Check-In’ cards to older and vulnerable persons in our communities, living alone or more isolated during this […]


Laois County Council’s Community Response Support Helpline

Laois County Council’s Community Response Support helpline is open Monday to Friday, between the hours of 9am to 5pm. This free and confidential service is available to individuals who are seeking assistance with social supports, advice, food, medicine and fuel deliveries. The helpline deals with non-emergency and non-medical calls. Call […]


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