The Duke of Edinburgh Award About the COAC (Duke of Edinburgh)
Christchurch Open Award Centre is the only Open Duke of Edinburgh Award group in Christchurch
Dont miss your chance to get involved than young people can begin their Award at Bronze level from the age of 13½ and they have until the age of 25 to complete it.
We attract participants from across Christchurch and run all three levels, Bronze, Silver and Gold. We are a voluntary set up and therefore act independe
for the past 8 months. Throughout this time we have continued to provide a service of activities and support to families across Christchurch where we can.
The biggest problem for us has been funding and in order to keep the programme running we do need to make changes from time to time which has involved changing activity programmes and adapting CAYP to what benefits the community and to what exactly the community want from us.
Currently as with everything else at the mom