Lough Allen Adventure, Co. Leitrim

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Ballinaglera, Dowra,,
Co. Leitrim
General Details
Contact position: Owner Manager
Service / Organisation: Lough Allen Adventure
087 2756495
Description of main activities / services for children and families:

FETAC Level 5 and 6 in Outdoor Recreation suitable for PLC Students, Early School Leavers and Lifetime Learning.


Lough Allen Adventure is an award-winning adventure centre offering Outdoor Recreation in Leitrim.  

Our Activities include:

Gaisce  Award                                                                                                                         Instructor Training FETAC/QQI  Level 5 & 6                                                         Summer Camps                                                                                                                   School & Youth Groups                                                                                                   Wilderness Therapy                                                                                                     Team Building                                                                                                                         Special Needs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   We provide FETAC/ QQI  Level 5 and 6 training in Outdoor Recreation suitable for Post Leaving Cert Students and Early School Leavers.         Lifetime Learning; School skills program in Kayaking; Windsurfing; Group Work;  Wilderness Training; Skills Programs for adults; Survival Skills;  Blueways; Slow Adventure;  Education through outdoors.         



Service Areas
Service Areas:
  • Leitrim - Carrick-on-Shannon and environs
  • Leitrim - south
  • Leitrim - north
Where service is provided
Where service is provided:
  • Service provided at various locations throughout the area covered
Cost of service to user
Cost of service to user:
  • Charges depend on income / circumstances of service user
  • Charge applies for some services / some services free
How to access the service
How to access the service (referral pathways):
  • People can self-refer / access the service directly (without the need for a referral)
  • Parents / guardians can refer
  • Through GP
  • Through schools
  • Through other community / voluntary service
Parental permission needed
Do young people need parental permission to use your service?:
  • Under-16s need parental permission
Age-range catered for
Age-range catered for:
  • Post-primary school age (13-18 years approx.)
  • Young adults (18-24 years)
  • Adults (25-64 years)
Brief Intervention
What, if any, regulatory bodies are counsellors members of?:

Irish Canoe Union, Mountaineering Ireland, Irish Sailing Ass.Teaching Council


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