- Important announcement for anyone thinking of booking there child into one of our holiday camps at Lochvale House. Check Out Our Holiday Camp schedule below: Week 1 - 02/07/18 - 06/07/18 - Football/World Cup Week…Read More
- Let's Get Sporty would like to make all our fantastic customers aware that our classes finish up week beginning Monday the 25th of June. Classes will be off from this date and will not start…Read More
- Let's Get Sporty has a new toy to play with. Our pop up Tennis court is the latest piece of equipment on offer. We have already attended several events with it including the Beer Festival…Read More
- SUBJECT: IMPROVING YOUR EXPERIENCE OF LET'S GET SPORTY Hello Let's Get Sporty customers, It's people like you that make it possible for Let's Get Sporty to help local people get active and healthy. We want…Read More
Let’s Get Sporty is a not for profit social enterprise based in Dumfries & Galloway. We provide young people with training, mentoring and employment opportunities through the delivery of sport & physical activity.We provide young people with an individualised training programme focusing on improving their social skills, employability skills and self-confidence. They work with our staff to deliver our sport and physical activity programmes throughout the region. We pride ourselves on getting young people to develop in a professional, inspiring environment delivering quality services in their local community.More about us
A glimpse into the future?
Since Let's Get Sporty began, we have always had a passion for providing young people with opportunities and giving them the platform to create positive change for themselves. In that time we have helped over 150 young people into employment or further education. Our latest success stories include:
Alastair Barnes who started as a Let's Get Sporty trainee has graduated from university; became a learning assistant to support various primary schools and is also now a Let's Get Sporty mentor.
Euan Kirk, who joined on a activity agreement from DGTAP, moved into employment for the first time as a customer assistant at Poundland, Dumfries.
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Let's Get Lochside and Lincluden Sporty
We are delighted to share that the Big Lottery accepted the application for Let's Get Lochside and Lincluden Sporty! This will be a 5 year project to help people in this area get more active and improve wellbeing, as well as creating a full-time job, and supporting young people with an employability programme. We'll be sharing more exciting details on the project soon, but in the meantime please follow our Facebook page as well to stay up to date.Community Groups