Youth Work Ireland Laois: Invitation to Tender

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Youth Work Ireland Laois

Invitation to tender
Consultancy services to conduct a study to assess the feasibility of a collaborative youth wellness centre in Laois

Youth Work Ireland Laois


Youth Work Ireland Laois (Laois Youth Services CLG) was established in 2003. All Youth Work Ireland Laois safe spaces / Youth - Cafes, Clubs, Groups, programmes, workshops and initiatives are integrated, inclusive and accessible to all young people between 10 and 25 years of age.  Youth Work Ireland Laois is the only fully integrated Youth Service in County Laois, offering free counselling and listening services. We also offer support as part of the UBU programme for disadvantages Young people in four targeted areas in Portlaoise. YWI Laois also support start-up Youth Clubs / Groups. Youth Work Ireland Laois currently supports our Youth Cafe in Portlaoise, and also Youth Clubs in Emo, Ballinakill, Ballylinan, Portlaoise, Portarlington, Barrowhouse and Vicarstown

One of the Organisations key strategic goals is to secure a long term home for youth activity in Laois. Youth Work Ireland Laois Ltd wishes to commission a competent and independent Consultant to conduct a comprehensive feasibility study into developing a multi-user youth facility in Portlaoise Co. Laois.  The study will set out a blueprint for the successful development of a suitable multi-user Youth wellness centre with a particular focus on its viability aimed at providing widespread benefits across the community. It is anticipated that the study will take place early 2021, all prices and quotes must be valid for this period.

Invitation to tender

Following constructive initial discussions, Youth Work Ireland Laois now wishes to commission a feasibility study to establish the basis of a viable service in this area. YWI therefore invites tenders from suitably qualified and experienced individuals or organisations to conduct a feasibility study in accordance with the terms of reference outlined in Section 2 of the tender document sttsched below.

YWI Laois intends to award the contract in November. The successful bidder will be required to complete the feasibility study within 6 months of the award of the contract.

The successful bidder will be required to submit evidence of compliance with tax clearance certification requirements.

Please see tender doccument attached below for further information.

Proposals must be received by 12:00 noon on 27th November.

Submissions must be sent via email to 

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
16th Nov, 2020
Co Laois
Expiry Date
27th Nov, 2020