Other Recreation & Social

Find out here about leisure and recreational activities that fall outside of the arts or sports and fitness.

 


Useful Information

bray.ie website

Info on things to see and do in Bray.

 

greystones.ie website

Info on things to see and do in Greystones.

 

Active Retirement Ireland website

Find out about local Active Retirement Associations and the recreational and social activities they offer.

 

All Trails: accessible trails in Ireland

 

Bray & Greystones Chess Club

 

CASA – Caring & Sharing Association

Social activities for people with disabilities.

 

Festina Lente Equestrian Centre

Private riding lessons; therapeutic riding and learning programmes for children and adults with disabilities and learning difficulties.

 

Greystones Sensory Garden

Sensory garden in Burnaby Park, Greystones, developed by Greystones Tidy Towns and Wicklow Triple A Alliance.

 

Lakers Sports and Recreational Club

Sports and social activities for adults and children with intellectual disabilities.

 

Men’s Sheds website

For information on local Men’s Sheds – there is a Men’s Shed in Greystones and a Men’s and Women’s Shed in Bray. 

 

Open Spectrum

Parent-run activities club for children and teens on the autistic spectrum – based in South Dublin.

 

Bray Area Partnership Social Prescribing Well-being service

Free one-to-one support to help you identify activities of interest in your own community that can benefit your health and well-being. 

 

Accessible beaches

Bray beach south has an accessible walkway during the summer months.

Beach wheelchair Brittas Bay

Greystones South Beach has an access mat.

 

Accessible playgrounds

Greystones South Beach accessible playground

 

 


Recreation & Social News

Lakers Roundwood Reservoir Run poster

Lakers Roundwood Run

June 9, 2022Would you like to do a 10k run in beautiful Roundwood Reservoir and raise money for Lakers? The Lakers Roundwood Reservoir 10k Run is now open for registration. The registration…... Read More
ASD Teens Bray Sailing Club poster

Taster ASD sailing sessions

May 30, 2022Taster sailing sessions for ASD teens are being run in Bray this June by Wicklow Sports & Recreation Partnership and Bray Sailing Club, part-funded by Tusla. The sessions are for…... Read More
Ablefest poster

Ablefest 2022

March 23, 2022Ablefest inclusive music and arts festival. Sunday 12th June 2022 at Causey in Co. Meath from 1-5pm (gates 12pm). Tickets €15.00 (includes free entry for one carer with valid ID)…... Read More
Triple A girls club poster

Triple A new Girl’s Club & Men’s Group

March 7, 2022Triple A Wicklow has two new social groups: a Girl’s Club and a Men’s Group. Girl’s Group for neurodiverse members who identify as female social activities and events to support…... Read More
Poster with man and woman dancing and information on classes.

Inclusive online dance classes for children & teens

March 7, 2022Wicklow Sports & Recreation Partnership are offering Inclusive Online Dance Classes for children and teens with a physical and intellectual disability – starting on 7th March 2022.   Classes with…... Read More
Connecting Artists 2022 Open Call flyer

Connecting Artists 2022

January 11, 2022Connecting Artists 2022 is looking for 10 Visual Artists from all over Ireland who live with an intellectual disability. Have you ever dreamed of being part of a national Art…... Read More
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DADA Coffee Morning #IDPWD21

December 1, 2021DADA are hosting a coffee morning on Saturday 4th December at 11.30am in honour of International Day of Persons with Disabilities. If you are a disabled person working or training…... Read More
Poster Festina Lente Christmas Gift ideas

Christmas at Festina Lente!

November 17, 2021Festina Lente has great gift ideas and activities coming up – a great way to support this brilliant local community group.   Festina Lente 2022 Calendars – each month has…... Read More
Arts & Disability Connect Scheme flyer

Arts & Disability Connect funding

October 11, 2021Arts and Disability Connect includes New Work, Research and Development, Mentoring and Training awards for individual artists with disabilities.  The Arts and Disability Connect scheme is designed to support artists…... Read More
Photo of wheelchair user sportswoman

Wicklow Sport Ability Forum

July 27, 2021Calling all Inclusive Sports Clubs and Disability Physical Activity Groups! Wicklow Sports & Recreation Partnership is looking to bring a group of like minded people together (only four meetings a…... Read More
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Lakers Summer 2021 Programme

July 27, 2021Lakers summer 2021 programme runs from Monday 3rd to 28th of August and has a huge range of activities. You can see the full timetable at www.lakers.ie All activities will…... Read More
Triple A Zoom Closed Sessions

Additional Needs Closed Sessions at Zoom Adventure Play

June 18, 2021Wicklow Triple A is offering Additional Needs Closed sessions at Zoom Adventure Play in Greystones every Monday from 4-6pm, starting on 12th July.  Pre-booking and payment is essential (to control…... Read More
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Leinster Rugby Inclusion Camps

June 1, 2021The Bank of Ireland Leinster Rugby Inclusion Camps provide children with all disabilities aged between eight and 12, with a fun-filled three days of rugby during the summer holidays. The…... Read More
Triple A poster Sensory Garden

Greystones Sensory Garden Sponsor Raffle

May 18, 2021Wicklow Triple A Alliance and Wicklow Inclusive Communities invite you to join them via Greystones Tidy Towns Facebook Live, for their Sponsor Raffle for Greystones Sensory Garden, at 1pm on…... Read More
Photo of hands of person doing Tai Chi

Free Tai Chi with Cairdeas

April 24, 2021Cairdeas clubhouse, a HSE mental health service based in Bray, are offering FREE access to their live online Tai Chi sessions every Tuesday at 1030am to all services and service…... Read More
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Sport Ireland survey on diversity and inclusion in sport

April 22, 2021Sport Ireland is developing a policy to complement the ongoing work of promoting diversity and inclusion in sport. Whether you are involved in sport or not, they’d like you to…... Read More
Lakers spring draw poster

Lakers seeking raffle prize donations

April 22, 2021Lakers Spring Raffle takes place at 11.00am on Thursday 29th April 2021.  PRIZES NEEDED: Lakers is still looking for prizes and hamper fillers as they want to have as many…... Read More
Art and Disability Connect Award info session flyer

Arts and Disability award scheme info session

April 21, 2021Are you an artist with a disability? Are you considering applying for funding via the Arts and Disability Connect Scheme? Info Clinic on Tuesday 27 April from 11:00 am –…... Read More
Arts and Disability Awards poster

Arts and Disability Connect awards scheme

April 13, 2021Arts and Disability Connect round one is now open! The Arts and Disability Connect scheme is designed to support individual artists with disabilities to be ambitious, to develop their practice…... Read More
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Ceol 21

March 24, 2021If you identify as a disabled person be loud and proud – ILMI wants you to be part of their zoom virtual audience for Ceol 21 at 8pm on 30th…... Read More
Vision Sports Ireland poster

Vision Sports Ireland classes

March 4, 2021Vision Sports Ireland supported by Wicklow Sports & Recreation Partnership are delighted to continue to increase the range of online physical activity classes available to adults who are blind and…... Read More
WLSP classes poster

Healthy Ireland fitness classes for adults with a disability

February 12, 2021As part of the Healthy Ireland National Campaign to Keep Well, Wicklow Sports & Recreation Partnership is running free, inclusive classes for adults with a disability for four weeks starting…... Read More
Freezin for a reason poster

Freezin’ for a Reason!

November 27, 2020Special Olympics Ireland want you to get Freezin’ for a Reason this December 14-20 and take part in their Virtual Christmas Challenge. They’re asking individuals, groups or families to get…... Read More
CARA workshop poster

Free Sport Inclusion/Disability Awareness Workshop

July 7, 2020CARA is offering a free online Sport Inclusion & Disability Awareness workshop on 16th July 2020. Participants will gain increased awareness of people with disabilities taking part in sport and…... Read More
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Not my Independence Day!

July 1, 2020Petition! As people regain their independence with the easing of the COVID-19 lockdown restrictions, not everyone will be enjoying their full freedom. Imagine never escaping the lockdown. For people with physical disabilities,…... Read More
Tune iun for MS poster

Tune In for MS

May 26, 2020To celebrate the #MSConnections campaign, on World MS Day on 30th May, the global MS movement will gather together to ‘Tune in for MS’. This World MS Day, there will…... Read More