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Helping Southern Nevada Youth

 GET IN THE GAME, ENJOY THE GAME, STAY IN THE GAME!


We're a multifaceted Las Vegas Non-Profit organization that aims to help every local Get in the Game, Enjoy the Game & Stay in the Game! We want to help strengthen our community's future through Positive youth sports participation for every youth today! We also provide unparralled access information on the local happenings and accomplishments from within the local sports community!

OUR MISSION:

  1. Provide parents and children with the information on the benefits of organized sports and how to properly introduce them to sports and develop overall athletes.
  2. Provide screening, training and certification of youth sports coaches. To include mandatory background checks every two years; training and certification in CPR, AED, Basic First Aid every two years; Instruction in coaching youth, mentoring youth and positive coaching; Training in the awareness of and the recognition and prevention of sports safety issues; Reporting and non-biased reviews and discipline for coaches bad behavior.
  3. Provide positive and safe sports (PASS) training to parents and their children. Training to include: CPR/AED training for parents and youth ages 10 and older; the awareness of and recognition and prevention of sports safety issues; Positive Sports Parenting for parents; Positive Athlete tips for children.
  4. Provide Leagues & Teams Access to Automated External Defibrillators (AED’s). Through affordable and hassle free means.
  5. Work with local Medical Professionals to Provide Affordable Pre-Participation Physicals. To include: complete child and family medical history; Baseline ImPACT testing; ECG; and Limited Echocardiogram or MRI’s of the heart.
  6. Provide Access to Sports Related Activity and Mentoring for Underprivileged Youth, At-Risk Youth and Youth from Families Struggling Through Financial Difficulties.
  7. Provide Incentives for Youth Sports Coaches & Athletes to be their best on and off the field through awards and recognition of accomplishments.
  8. Provide a single source of information on local youth sports happenings to encourage easier access to sports registrations, tryouts and camps & clinics.


WHERE TO GO FROM HERE?

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- Find Out More About Why Your Kids Should Play Sports, How to Find the Right Sports Program for Your Child and More

- Learn About Our Different Programs

- Learn How to Ensure Your Children Have a Positive and Safe Sports (P.A.S.S.) Experience

- Find Announcements from Leagues, Teams and Events Like Registrations, Tryouts, Camps, Clinics & More

- Apply for Registration Assistance

- Join Our Online Community

- Learn More About Us

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 15:13

Another Awesome Game-Saver Event in the Books This Past Weekend! We had an awesome group of volunteers that worked their butts off! 12 Medical Volunteers, 5 General Volunteers, 38 Kids Screened, 0 Referrals to Ped. Cardiology, 2 Not Cleared for Other Medical Issues and 4 Coaches/Team Moms CPR-AED Certified! Thank You Everyone! Look for Our Next Major Event in October/November!


Special Thanks To:

Glen Lerner Gives Back

American Institute of Medical Sonography

Healthcare Partners Cardiology

Sam's Club #4974 and #6382

Some Photos from the Event Are Posted Below...

Program Stats

Physicals/Heart Screens Given 0 2 0 1
Baseline Concussion Tests Given 0 0 0 0
Coach/Team Moms CPR/AED Certified 0 0 0 7
Kids Trained in Hands-Only CPR 0 0 5 6
Available A.E.D. Loaners 0 0 0 1
Assisted Registrations 0 0 0 8
Free Sports Clinics Held 0 0 0 4
         

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Derek Sheely Foundation
2013-04-27, 08:49
Thank you for your continued support & for raising #concussion awareness; such important work you're doing!

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