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Kilcoo GAC

SUMMARY

Name: Kilcoo GAC
Location: Kilcoo
County: Down
Total Cost: £ 20,978.00
Axis: AXIS 3 : Down Rural Area Partnership
Duration: 23/07/2014 - 30/09/2014
Telephone: 07724422777

PROJECT SUMMARY

The aim of this project is to kickstart a health awareness programme which may be sustained and built upon leading to a healthier community and improved community.

BACKGROUND

As the largest voluntary organization operating in Kilcoo, the Kilcoo GAC is a central hub of the close-knit rural community. In order to encourage health and fitness in the local area, the Kilcoo GAC applied for funding to develop an extensive health and fitness summer scheme for young people and a variety of health projects for all age groups.

ACTIVITIES

Funding from DRAP enabled the purchase of a range of sports equipment, medals, and coaching costs –along with a defibrillator - that will help develop the project