Thursday, 28 January 2016

Are you registered to vote?

Girls Active - Week 12 - Swimming & GYM

This week, as part of the girls active some of the girls went swimming and to the local gym in the regional sports complex.  This program is proving to be successful and improving trainees fitness levels.  Well done all involved, keep up the hard work.

Wednesday, 20 January 2016

Girls Active - Week 11 - Gaelic Football

Some of the girls enjoying  playing Gaelic football in the sports complex

Thursday, 14 January 2016

Monday, 11 January 2016

Active@Work Sliver Award: Irish Heart Foundation

Congratulations and well done to Sligo CTC on receiving the Active@Work Sliver Award for the centre. The Active@Work Award is designed to support and enable organisations to promote, develop and sustain physical activity programmes and create an environment which makes it easier to be active at work. As part of this programme there has been a number of successful activities organised for both staff and trainees - walking challenge, outdoor green gym, sports day etc.  Well done to all staff and trainees involved and keep up the good work.  Next step - Gold!

Aideen and Mary accepting the Active@Work Sliver award recently presented in Dublin

Thursday, 7 January 2016

Girls Active - Week 9 - Soccer

This week the girls played soccer in the sports complex as part of girls active

Wednesday, 6 January 2016

Stand Up - LGBT

As part of Stand Up to bullying week we organised a very successful day to create awareness around homophobic bullying. Two guest speakers gave informative talks to trainees about homophobic bullying. Thanks to Brian Fahey and Nora Ryan.  We also had a LGBT information stand, petition, bracelets, shoelaces, murals painted on walls, rainbow cupcakes and colourful fruit.

Christmas Party 2015

Staff and trainees enjoying the festive celebrations in the centre

Staff  and trainees taking part in the Christmas quiz

Girls Active - Week 8 - Dance

Girls trying out hip hop as part of Girls Active in the dance studio in Strandhill.

Tuesday, 5 January 2016

Happy New Year

Welcome back and Happy New Year to all trainees and staff.