4 Scouts Groups in Dubai Your Kids Can Join
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18 November 2013
We think at one point in our lives, we've all been a member of scouts, or have had children become part of the amazing group.
Just because you're an expat now, it doesn't mean you can no longer be a scounting member. In fact, there's groups your child can join out here in Dubai. Which is great if you're seeking new friends and fellow expats to connect with. There's a few groups you or your child(ren) can join while living in the Emirate.
If you're interested in getting involved in any of the groups, you can contact them via the following information.
British Scouting Overseas (BSO)
BSO is a UK Scout Area supported by the International Office at Gilwell Park, who operates the UK Programme around the world. You may contact David Sims, by emailing [email protected] for more information about joining a group here in Dubai.
You may also find BSO groups elsewhere across the Gulf, including Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Abu Dhabi and Saudi Arabia.
Boy Scouts of America
The Dubai branch of the Boy Scouts of America meet weekly, and everyone is welcome to join them. You can find out more information about this group on their Facebook page here. You may also contact Tom Kaferle by emailing [email protected] for more information.
Emirates Scout Association
The Emirates Scout Association is the national Scouting organisation of the United Arab Emirates. Scouting was founded in the UAE in 1972, and became a member of the World Organisation of the Scout Movement in 1977.