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Visually Impaired Tennis (in Edinburgh)

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 michael@advantagetennis.org to let us know you’re coming.

Out of School Care in Scotland – Draft Framework

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

Weekly update on Grampian Disability Sport

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

This week’s update on disability sport in Grampian

News Please see the attached email from Outfit Moray on some great opportunities coming up including FREE events, a fundraising abseil & workshops (including bike maintenance!). Please see the attached newsletter from the Scottish Powerchair Football Association. Watch this space for the start date of the new weekly Powerchair Football session at Aberdeen Sports Village.… Read more This week’s update on disability sport in Grampian

May Grampian Disability Sport Update

Events Grampian Games, 25th and 26th May in Aberdeen & Inverurie (boccia, swimming, 10-pin bowling, indoor bowls & table tennis). Entry forms and timetables are available at http://www.grampiandisabilitysport.org.uk/event/grampian-games/ Aberdeen Indoor Bowling Club Disability Bowls Fun Day, 5th June. Please see the attached poster for further details. Grampian Parasport Festival for school-aged pupils with physical, visual… Read more May Grampian Disability Sport Update

Guide Dogs’ Children and Young People’s Services Summer Family Party at Blair Drummond Safari Park 10 July 2019

Guide Dogs’ children and young people’s services would like to invite children with a vision impairment and their immediate families, who live in Scotland, to come to our Summer family party. The event will take place at Blair Drummond Safari Park on Wednesday 10 July starting at 10am and finishing at around 3pm. Please see… Read more Guide Dogs’ Children and Young People’s Services Summer Family Party at Blair Drummond Safari Park 10 July 2019

April Disability Sport Grampian Update

We’re now accepting applications for youngsters aged 10 – 18 with visual, physical or hearing impairments to attend our annual summer camp in Badaguish. It’s an action-packed 3 days of adventure & loads of fun…best of all, you’ll get a couple of child-free nights 😊 Check out https://www.scottishdisabilitysport.com/summer-camp-10-12-july-2019/ for more information. Don’t forget to get… Read more April Disability Sport Grampian Update

Scottish Disability Sport (Grampian Update) Dates/Opportunities for you Diary

Scottish Disability Sport – Grampian Update Dates for your diary: 22nd April, Stirling: Disability curling sessions begin (these have the opportunity to lead into development squads). Please see the attached poster for more information. 8th May & 19th June: Living Golf Breakfast/Lunch Golf Tournaments for Children in Moray from P7 – S6 with behavioural/emotional challenges.… Read more Scottish Disability Sport (Grampian Update) Dates/Opportunities for you Diary