Guysborough Youth Soccer Program

Organization Sponsor: Guysborough, Municipality

Organization Partner: Strait Regional School Board


Program Description

Soccer Program for children ages 4 - 15. This program begins in May and wraps up at the end of June. Over 150 children registered in this program.

Funding Sources: 

Municipality of the District of Guysborough, NS Health Promotion and Protection

Strategies For Sustainability: 

This program is offered through the local recreation department in partnership with the school board.

Impact Of Program: 

150 kids participated in this program.

Evaluation Tools: 

Feedback from participants.

Key Elements Towards Success: 

All registration is done through the schools so you are able to reach all the children in the community. You also get the peer pressure effect. If your friends sign up you will also want to sign up.

Challenges To Meet Them: 

Attracting kids with no experience. Often they are to shy to try something new.

Length and Stage of Project: 

2 Months
May - June

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