EAST OF SCOTLAND PARA SPORT FESTIVAL 2020 ENTRY FORM The online link below for the upcoming East Para Sport Festival 2020. https://www.cognitoforms.com/ScottishDisabilitySport/EastParasportFestival2020 The annual Para Sport Festival is on the horizon for 2020, welcoming young people from across the East of Scotland with a physical, visual or hearing impairment and providing them with an opportunity… Read more Scottish Disability Sport East of Scotland Para Sport Festival
The Buddy Dog service is aimed towards families who have a child or children with a visual impairment. A buddy dog is a dog from our Guide Dog stock who isn’t suitable to be a Guide Dog. It is a dog to enable children and young people with a vision-impairment (and their families) to enjoy… Read more The Guide Dogs for the Blind Buddy Dog Service
Please see the attached poster for the upcoming NESCOL Charity Fashion Show.
Please see the attached flyer relating to an upcoming football opportunity for individuals with a visual impairment. This opportunity is being driven by RNIB. This session will welcome individuals of all ages with a visual impairment and will be delivered by coaches from the Scottish FA and Rangers FC at Whitburn Community Education Centre, West… Read more PARA-FOOTBALL – football opportunity for individuals with a visual impairment (Whitburn)
FESTIVE FUN DAY – A Free, Community “Party” At Aberdeen Christmas Village, Reaching Out To Give Schools and Groups A Chance To Share in The Christmas Magic. Aberdeen Inspired, working with ACC and Codonas, is bringing a “Christmas Village” to Broad Street and Marischal Quad from Thursday, 21st November to Tuesday, 31st December. There will… Read more ACC FESTIVE FUN DAY for ASN pupils
Attached is a resource which has been created by the British Paralympic Association. It’s a document & video which explains the reasoning & process of ‘classification’ in para sport (a subject that often is quite tricky to understand). The version that they’ve created has been especially designed in easy read format, which is much more… Read more Weekly Update from Grampian Disability Sport – British Paralympic Association Information
Please see the attached ASN School Sports Calendar for Grampian Schools. These events are all open to school-aged pupils with physical, sensory & learning disabilities, and autistic spectrum conditions. If you/your child is interested in finding out more about any of the events, please get in touch. Live Life Aberdeenshire & Aberdeenshire Sports Council’s “Conference… Read more October Grampian Disability Sport Update
An exciting tennis opportunity for individuals with a visual impairment. Details are: Visually Impaired Tennis Craiglockhart Tennis Centre 177 Colinton Road, Edinburgh, EH14 1BZ Saturday 19th October 13.30 to 15.30 FREE for all players. Call 0131 443 0101 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know you’re coming.
The consultation on the draft framework for Out of School Care in Scotland was launched by the Scottish Government on Friday 30th August 2019, and will run until the 6th December 2019. https://consult.gov.scot/children-and-families/out-of-school-care This draft framework is out for consultation to parents and families. https://twitter.com/ScotGovEdu/status/1167365099306328070 The Government is in the process of arranging a number of… Read more Out of School Care in Scotland – Draft Framework
Opportunities & support for participants & athletes For anyone with an interest in bowls (of all abilities and ages), entries for our Grampian Regional Lawn Bowls Championships closes this FRIDAY! Get your entry form at http://www.grampiandisabilitysport.org.uk/event/grampian-lawn-bowls-championships/ ASN Summer Camp (Aberdeen City School Pupils only): Monday – Friday during the school holidays. Poster is attached &… Read more Weekly update on Grampian Disability Sport