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Activity Clubs

What's on Tuesday?




Sixmile Valley leisure centre, Newtownabbey

For children with learning difficulties. 

If anyone is interested in swimming, best to contact Special Olympics and they can help you. Sharks may start some time next year (2024) either with Sixmile staff or with Special Olympics setting it up. 


Email: sixmilesharks@googlemail.com

Tel:  028 90 861 211

What's on Wednesday?


Muckamore Swimming Pool

Contact Margaret/Ann: 07724185866


The Donkey Sanctuary Belfast Assisited Therapy Centre


Drop in riding sessions for children with additional needs. First come, first serve basis.

3pm-5pm Closed during school holidays.

tel: 028 93 324647


What's on Friday?

Clare Hares


TAG rugby, a non-contact form of rugby, for people with a learning disability. The group will meet on Friday evenings during the season and will have a team entered in the Wooden spoon sponsored International TAG Festival at the Kingspan Stadium. Anyone interested in playing, sponsorship or assisting in any way should register by email to clareharesrugby@gmail.com


What's on Saturday?

The Donkey Sanctuary Belfast Assisted Therapy Centre

Saturday Club: Every third Saturday of the month 10am-2pm

Tel: 028 93 324647


What's on Sunday?

Tag Rugby for People with Learning Disabilities

Date: every other Sunday from from Sep to Dec and March to end of June 

Time: 1030

Ballymena Bears (Ballymena RFC)
Contact: Gary Donald
Mobile: 0773 8389791
Email: gdjd6@hotmail.com

Clare Hares (Ballyclare RFC)
Contact: Moore Kennedy
Mobile: 07808582968
Email: moore.kennedy@btinternet.com

Tag Rugby 10-11.15am Newforge, Belfast 

Training from September-December March-June. Tag rugby for children and adults with MLD and SLD from aged 6 up. *New* Specialised wheelchairs for gradcare and Sss surfaces available for use soon.

Everyone more than welcome.  


Contact Tim Craig: 07739075578