The Dolphin Youth and Community Centre is a fully owned and managed Community Centre based in Tayport, Fife. The Centre is part funded by Fife Council and is fully owned by the residents of Tayport. The committee is made up of volunteers striving to bring the best facilities and places for recreational purposes.
Derek had a career of over 30 years in social work with children and families, managing services in Tayside, Fife and Glasgow.
He lives in Tayport, is a Community Councillor and is actively involved in a number of local community groups and projects.
Born at Netherlea Hospital Newport-On-Tay and lives in Tayport. Attended Tayport Primary School and Tayport Secondary School spending the last 6 months of school at Madras College.
Billy was part of the working group that managed the Dolphin Youth and Community Centre until the current committee was established. Very interested in the community and local involvement in Tayport projects.
Steven lives in Newport-on-Tay and previously lived in Tayport knowing some of the other members of the Committee.
Karen has worked with the North East Fife Community Learning and Development team since 2013 and is the Dolphin Centre’s link to Fife Council. Community Education Workers have an allocated geographical area across North East Fife and Karen works in the Tay Bridgehead area with groups and individuals to identify needs in their communities supporting them to form strategies aimed at addressing these issues. As Development Worker to the Dolphin Centre, Karen supports the Management Committee with their duties in running the Centre and supports the development and delivery of youth work projects and adult learning opportunities within the Centre.