Welcome below are a few of the benefits that joining Boys & Girls Clubs will allow you to access.
Do you want to
- Have well trained volunteers and staff
- Do you want to know you have the correct insurance in place
- Do you want to make sure your polices are up to date
You will be joining a club that has been supporting Young People for over 80 years, more information is in the downloadable membership pack and then when you have read and cannot wait to join fill in the application form.
Annual Membership Fees:
Full membership – £40 – Full participation with voting rights at AGM
Associate membership – £40 – Full participation in all activities
Access membership – (£tbc)- Participation in one activity or service only.
Quality assured ‘Keeping Children Safe’ (safeguarding – children & vulnerable adults)
Access NI Vetting Checks
Child Exploitation On-line Protection (CEOP – online safety from cyber-bullying)
Low-cost membership insurance scheme
Youth Council – young club representatives
Youth Bursaries (concession rates for low-income families)
Healthy Eating – Food for Thought – Cook It (cooking, nutrition & food hygiene courses)
Governance & Risk Management
OCN Accredited training Courses
Club Training – Start-up & Support
First Aid Accredited Training
Adventure Camp – Tollymore Forest 100+ places – July
Pool & Table Tennis tournaments (Club hosted)
Annual Youth Conference – open to all members.
Youth Club 5-a-Side Competition (Event held in Limerick University’s Youth Village)
DodgeBall Tournament (Regional)
Youth Boxing Competition (Regional & International)
Cyclewise – summer cycling & proficiency awards.
Do Something Active – Belfast 3 schools and 3 youth clubs
Summer Camps (T:BUC)
Do Something For Change (Diversity – Omagh & Belfast)
Do Something Healthy (Belfast)
Do Something Together (ABC areas)
Members are eligible to:
Representation & support to ensure their voice is heard by regional stakeholders
Access to Vice President awards & bursaries
Preferential rates to our annual conference with full voting rights
Favourable credit terms for programme entry fees
Send a representative to network meetings
Discounted consultancy tailored to meet club training needs
Access to preferred suppliers including insurance cover
Youth News e-zine with youth information, offers & opportunities
Policy guidance from a dedicated membership team.
Avail of support services, youth activity programmes, competitions & events