The BNSW Daughters & Dads program is aimed at young girls aged 5-12-years-old and who are new to basketball. These sessions will be held at Bernie Mullane Indoor Sports Complex on Sunday’s – 4/6/2023 – 2/7/2023. (except 11/6) 11:00 – 12:30 pm.
Daughters & Dads Basketball has been designed to address barriers to girls’ participation in basketball by providing:
Intensive coaching and skills practice for girls with dads as their ‘personal’ coaches.
Girls with the knowledge of the game.
Fathers with key parenting and coaching skills to improve their daughters’ skills and engagement in basketball.
An evidence-based program that targets girls’ social-emotional skills (e.g., resilience, persistence, bravery).
Strategies to empower girls to be aware of gender prejudice and overcome barriers using critical thinking and the support of their dads.
An innovative home program that targets social-emotional skills, father-daughter bonding, basketball skills practice and a host of engaging and educational basketball-related activities.