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Disability Calendar 2020

Published: December 7, 2018
Date /Time /Location Description Cost/Booking
 WALK FOR LIFE
Tuesday 11th February @ 10.30am
Waterford Greenway Dungarvan
Meeting in Walton Park Dungarvan.
PAN Disability
Walk for Life is back this Spring – Waterford Sports Partnership is hosting a series of walks for people with a disability, all which can be modified to cater for all abilities but be sure to check out the details before travelling.

The aim of the series is to give people the opportunity to create links with others in their locality and experience some of the wonderful Waterford Walks.
€4pp (includes tea/coffee & scone)

Booking Essential

Please contact Pauline on 076 110 2682

or Text Org Name & Participating Numbers to 086 7837385

**Please Note: Toilet Facilities may not be available at meeting point, please contact WSP for details in advance

Tuesday 18th February @ 10.30am
Waterford Greenway Durrow
Meeting in Waterford Greenway Durrow Car Park (opposite O’Mahony’s Pub).
Tuesday 25th February @ 10.30am
Waterford Greenway Bilberry Waterford City
Meeting at the Waterford Greenway Bilberry car park.
Tuesday 3rd March @ 10.30am
Waterford Greenway Kilmacthomas
Meeting at the Workhouse car park.
BOCCIA
Wednesday 15th January
11am – 12.30pm
WIT Arena, Carriganore, Waterford.
Pan Disability. Boccia is a target ball game similar to bowls or petanque. Boccia is ideal for mixed ability participants. Boccia can be played by individuals, pairs, or teams of three. All events are mixed gender. The aim of the game is to throw leather balls — coloured red or blue as close as they can to a white target ball, or jack. €2pp

Booking Essential
Please contact Pauline
(Details Below)

Or Text Organisation Name & Numbers Participating to
086 783 7385

Wednesday 12th February
11am -12.30pm
WIT Arena, Carriganore, Waterford.
Wednesday 11th March
11am – 12.30pm
WIT Arena, Carriganore, Waterford.
Wednesday 15th April
11am – 12.30pm
WIT Arena, Carriganore, Waterford.
Wednesday 27th May
11am – 12.30pm
WIT Arena, Carriganore, Waterford.
 KICK TO RECOVERY – SOCCER
Wednesday 26th February
to 1
st April
(6 week block)
 

11am – 12pm

Kingfisher Club Waterford

People in Mental Health Services.
We are working in partnership with the FAI to deliver a six week block of soccer for participants in mental health services. Participants will have the opportunity to experience 60 minutes of quality soccer training instruction provided by an experienced FAI coach.
€3pp

Booking Essential
Please contact Pauline
(Details Below)

Or Text Organisation Name & Numbers Participating to
086 783 7385

 SOCIAL SOCCER
Thursday 30th January
1-2pm
Dungarvan Sports Centre
PAN Disability. Social soccer offers something for all participants. Two groups will be formed based on the participants’ ability. Those with mild to moderate disabilities take part in a competitive match on the astro pitch and those with moderate – severe take part in fun activities and games.
€3pp
Booking Essential
Please contact Pauline

Or Text Organisation Name & Numbers Participating to
086 783 7385
Thursday 27th February
1-2pm
Dungarvan Sports Centre
Thursday 26th March
1-2pm
Dungarvan Sports Centre
Thursday 30th April
1-2pm
Dungarvan Sports Centre
Thursday 28th May
1-2pm
Dungarvan Sports Centre
TAG RUGBY
Wednesday 5th February
2.30-3.30
Dungarvan Sports Centre
Mild to Moderate Intellectual Disability

We are working in partnership with Munster Rugby to roll out Monthly tag Rugby Sessions for adults with a mild intellectual disability. Tag rugby is a non-contact team game in which each player wears a belt that has two velcro tags attached to it, or shorts with velcro patches.   

€3pp

Booking Essential
Please contact Pauline
(Details Below)


Or Text Organisation Name & Numbers Participating to
086 783 7385  
€3pp

Booking Essential
Please contact Pauline
(Details Below)

Wednesday 4th March
2.30 – 3.30pm
Dungarvan Sports Centre
Wednesday 1st April
2.30 – 3.30pm
Dungarvan Sports Centre
Wednesday 6th May
2.30 – 3.30pm
Dungarvan Sports Centre
Ready Steady Pedal – Cycling Programme
Thursday 5th March to 26th March
(4 week block)

 

11am – 12pm

Regional Sports Centre

Adults Mild to Moderate Intellectual Disability
This Cycling programme will be car park based with Bikes & Helmets provided for participants. The programme is aimed at adults who may have previously cycled as children or for those who wish to learn a new skill. This programme aims to increase cycle confidence and learn the basics of cycling such as balancing, cornering, breaking and ready position.
20pp

Booking Essential – Limited Availability

 

Please contact Pauline
(Details Below)

FISH FOR A DAY
Tuesday 7th April
Tuesday 14th April
Tuesday 21st April
Tuesday 28th April

 

11am  – 2pm
Ballyshunnock, Portlaw
or
Oaklands New Ross

Adults with a Mild to Moderate Disability.
Fish for a day is being run in partnership with Inland Fisheries Ireland and Waterford Angling & Course Fishing Club and is being funded through Dormant Accounts.

This is a one day tutor led come & try it fishing event and each organisation can register for one day only.
Following the one day come and try it event WSP & Inland Fisheries will liaise directly with each organisation to facilitate further sessions if they would like to continue.
€10pp 

Max 10 people per organisation.

Includes the following;:
1. Transport

2. Fishing Permit

3.Training of Staff (on the day)

 

Participants are asked to bring their own lunch.

Booking Essential – Limited Availability
Please contact Pauline
(Details Below)


Contact Pauline Casey our Sports Inclusion Disability Officer
by phone on 0761 10 2682 or by email pcasey@waterfordsportspartnership.ie

 


Article Modified: January 29, 2020 10:55 am

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Civic Offices
Dungarvan
Co. Waterford
Tel: 0761 10 2194

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Regional Sports Centre
Cork Road
Waterford
Tel: 0761 10 2682

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