Regular Events

Under 5 Toddler Group and 5+ Sports Group in Paisley

Both groups are open to parents/carers, children and siblings so bring everyone along and
let them attend the group that suits them best while you enjoy a coffee and a chat!

The Todder Group has song and games with Jo Jingles . The Sports Group has games and a variety of sporting activities run by sports coaches from Renfrewshire Council.

Where: The Paisley Lagoon, 11 Christie Street, PAISLEY, PA1 1NB

When: 1.30-3.30pm on the following dates

*No group 29th October 2017*

26th November 2017

10th December 2017 – Christmas Party 1pm-4pm

Cost: FREE but donations gratefully received

For further information, please call Julie Telford on 0777  090 0120 or Julie Urquhart on 07811 980 040.

 

ShowDowns! Drama Group

Drama groups for adults and teenagers run once a month on a Saturday afternoon. A key aim of these sessions, apart from having fun, is to give adults and teenagers a chance to develop confidence and communication skills within a group without a parent or carer.

The fantastic volunteers work with an experienced drama practitioner to maximise participants fun and engagements. Participants can also attend with their support worker. Sessions include movement, mime, storytelling and improvisation.

Where: Hutcheson’s Grammar School, 21 Beaton Road, Shawlands, GLASGOW, G41 4NW
When:

Teenagers 1.30pm – 3pm

Adults 3.30pm – 5.30pm

Cost: £5 per session

For further information, please call Morna Lawson on 0780 372 4119.

 

Ten Pin Bowling

There is a ten pin bowling group for young people (aged 14+) and adults with Down’s syndrome.

Where: Pro Bowl, Milton Road, Kirkintilloch, GLASGOW, G66 1SY

For more information, please email David Keppie on d.keppie@ntlworld.com.

 

Swimming Group

There are a number of local swimming groups for people with disabilities. For more information on these, please email David Keppie on d.keppie@ntlworld.com.

 

Saturday Club 

Youth Club for young people with Down’s Syndrome aged 10-16. Providing an opportunity for unstructured socialising and friendship building. (Parents’ room available and parent presence required.)

Where: 3rd East Kilbride Scout Hall, Carlyle Drive, East Kilbride G74 3EP

When: 

6pm-8pm  

 

18th November – Tenpin bowling at Cosmicbowl, Strathclyde park

£4 per person to bowl, with opportunity to purchase food/drinks afterwards. 

Lanes will need to be booked – RSVP by Monday 13th November

 

9th December- Christmas party

Dancing and party games.
£2 per person.
To ensure sufficient catering – RSVP by 30th November

Please RSVP to Katy at katylironi@googlemail.com or Christine at christine_1901@hotmail.co.uk.