GOOD SPORTS PROGRAM
Port Macquarie Football Club
now Accredited as a Good Sports Club!
Port Macquarie Football Club is proud to announce we have officially achieved Level 3 accreditation with Good Sports Program. Our club will be taking measures straight away to enable a safe environment and family friendly culture for our members.
Good Sports is a national program of the Australian Drug Foundation (ADF) which works to make community sporting clubs healthier and safer places.
The program has been designed to:
Promote a culture of responsible drinking in community sporting clubs
Reduce alcohol-related problems such as aggression and drink driving
Increase the financial viability and positive social impact of sporting clubs in their communities.
What Does Good Sports Achieve?
Research has shown that clubs experience a number of benefits through being involved in the program. Good Sports has been shown to:
Reduce binge or harmful drinking in sporting clubs
Reduce the risk of drink driving
Assist in reducing violence and aggression
See more at: http://goodsports.com.au