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Disability Sport

Published: May 1, 2018

Waterford Sports Partnership launched its Sports Inclusion Disability Project in May 2008. The partnership has a Sports Inclusion Disability Officer (SIDO) to oversee the management of the project whose aim is to increase participation by people with a disability in sport and physical activity.

A key outcome of the project involves the provision of sports programming for people with disabilities in a variety of settings. These include the participation of people with disabilities in sport and physical activity through targeted activities such as Boccia, Walk for Life etc.

Pauline Casey is our Sports Inclusion Disability Officer (SIDO) and works 3 days per week in this role and two days a week in her role as Sports Development Officer with WSP.

Pauline can be contacted as follows:

Phone: 0761 10 2682


Article Modified: September 07, 2021 8:54 am

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Company Info

Waterford Sports Partnership Company Limited by Guarantee (CLG)
CRO Number: 378713

Registered Office –
Civic Offices
Co. Waterford

Contact Details

County Office:
Civic Offices
Co. Waterford
Tel: 0761 10 2194

City Office:
Regional Sports Centre
Cork Road
Tel: 0761 10 2682

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