A Community Sports and Physical Activity Hub is a collective of progressive sports clubs and other local organisations
that want to work together to improve the sport offered in their local community. The “Abbeyleix Vitality Hub”
established in January 2024, operates within the existing structures of the Abbeyleix Park Development Committee
Community Sports Hub Programme is a dormant accounts funded Sports Ireland initiative which aims to create an Irish
society where everyone can enjoy physical and mental health, and where wellbeing is valued and supported at every
level of society.
Abbeyleix Vitality Hub, with the support of Laois Sports Partnership (LSP), provide a management role for the coordination, development and delivery of the Community Sports and Physical Activity Hub for the collective benefit of the people and community of Abbeyleix and surrounding area. The hub will provide information, support and advice on a wide range of sports and physical activities to make it easier for people in disadvantaged areas to get involved and engage in a more active and healthier lifestyle.
Each Community Sports and Physical Activity Hub (CSH) will be unique, however they all work to certain principles, namely grow participation, engage the local community, promote community leadership, offer a range of sporting opportunities and bring all appropriate (key) partners/ groups/people together.
We are now seeking tenders for the delivery of the “Community Sports Hub Programme Coordinator” for the Abbeyleix
Vitality Hub, Abbeyleix, Co. Laois.
For further information you can view the full Invitation to Tender document here.