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East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure

Last updated: 11th July 2024

Type of service:

Voluntary

Need supported:

  • Health / Wellbeing
  • Mental Health
  • Military Veterans
  • Older People
  • Personal Development
  • Re-integration
  • Short-term Prisoners
  • Women
  • Young People

Aim/Purpose:

East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure is a charity with over 400 employees delivering sport, leisure, arts and culture services in East Renfrewshire. We operate 10 libraries, 4 sports centres with gyms and pools, a 330 seat theatre and 18 community facilities. We exist to promote the health, fitness, personal development and wellbeing of the residents of East Renfrewshire (and beyond) by:- • encouraging the population of the East Renfrewshire area to be more active in promoting and supporting the development of sporting and health and fitness opportunities that are accessible for everyone • supporting people to be more creative and nurture potential for personal success and wellbeing through the provision of cultural facilities and resources • helping individuals and community groups to benefit from social engagement, community interaction and volunteering • promoting and making available lifelong learning opportunities, including the promotion of literacy and digital inclusion and stemming from these opportunities make a social and economic contribution to society We deliver a wide variety of programmes like sports development (including swimming lessons, sports coaching), arts development (including classes and events), and library and literacy programmes. We have over 100 fitness classes available in our gyms.

Suitability criteria:

  • All genders
  • All ages

Assessment/referral process:

  • Self-referral

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