Sensory Support Service

Online Dictionaries

Collins online French / English https://www.collinsdictionary.com/dictionary/english-french (and use the built-in browser tools to zoom etc if required). If you have access to Google Chrome browser the ‘SpeakIt’ extension will read aloud highlighted words and sentences – there are European French male and female voices for free.   Franklin Bilingual French / English Electronic Dictionary: http://amzn.eu/axB7FHh (screen… Read more Online Dictionaries

GDCS Events

GDCS Events Saturday 7th October 2017 Ten Pin Bowling 3.00pm-5.00pm Garioch Indoor Bowling Centre, Inverurie Annual 10 pin bowling tournament. Open to all ages and siblings.  A meal will be provided after the bowling whilst we tally up the scores and present the pizes!  Sunday 26th November 2017 Animates / Coffee Afternoon 2.00pm-4.00pm Airyhall Community Centre Aberdeen… Read more GDCS Events

GDCS Youth Event

GDCS Youth Event Breakout Game When: Saturday 14th October 2017 Time to be confirmed   Who can Attend The youth events are open to those who are in S1 up to aged 18. The young people attend events without parents. Booking onto the event is essential.  Our Youth Leaders Kirsty and Robert are our youth… Read more GDCS Youth Event

Visual Impairment Sport Engagement Day

Scottish Disability Sport is working in partnership to provide a National event exclusively for children, young people and adults with visual impairments from across Scotland. Sports on offer throughout the day are: athletics, cycling, football, goalball, judo and swimming. Date:            Saturday 11th November, 2017 Venue:         Scotstoun Leisure Centre, 122 Danes Drive, Glasgow, G14 9HD… Read more Visual Impairment Sport Engagement Day

Libby App

Download the Libby app to your device and you can borrow titles from Aberdeen City and Shire library services instantly through your library card. Offering both audio and ebooks, Libby allows immediate downloads to a phone or tablet. Ebooks are displayed in the app’s own software. A simple tap to the centre of the reading… Read more Libby App

ISA Swimming on Saturdays

As a community service, on Saturdays from 11:15 – 12:15, ISA Aquatics is hosting families with children who are medically challenged or have disabilities. The program is free and lifeguards are on duty at all times. If interested, please see the link.

Summer Sports

Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Councils have a fun-packed regional disability sport holiday programme running during the summer holidays. Click the link – www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/media/20927/disability-sport-summer-programme.pdf – to view the programme and find details for booking a place. Activities include – ASN Summer Camp at Aberdeen Sports Village including: Trampolining – Sessions are fully accessible with a hoist, steps… Read more Summer Sports

Disability Sport

The Disability Sport newsletter has interesting articles about the activities they offer, from football to Boccia and the new Grampian Disability Sport Get Out Get Active project. You can download a copy of the latest newsletter here –

Parasports Festival 2017

The School took part in the Parasports Festival which took part in the Aberdeen Sports Centre.  The children enjoyed taking part in a variety of Olympic sports.