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Football in the Community

Notts County FC Football in the Community is a multi award-winning, independent, community sports charity.

Who is this service for?
For individuals in Nottingham City.

Contact Details

Meadow Lane

Who to contact:
Contact Name: Notts County FC Football in the Community
0115 955 7215, Meadow Lane Office

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Other information

We are proud to deliver a range of innovative programmes that make a positive difference to people in Nottingham, raising aspirations and supporting some of the most disadvantaged, marginalised and talented people across the city. We are committed to providing high quality, accessible and life-changing, development opportunities that change people's health, confidence and skills, increase positive behaviours and bring enjoyment to the people we work with. Health: we deliver a range of healthy lifestyle, disabilities, weight management and mental health projects to a range of ages, making a huge difference to participants? long-term health. Education: we deliver five education projects and currently educate 50 young people, aged 14 to 24 on a full-time basis in our alternative provision and sports-based courses. From September we expect to have 100 students registered with us. Social inclusion: we have a range of projects targeting marginalised groups including boys and men with mental health issues; people with dementia; teenagers at risk of crime or already involved in gangs and youth violence; children in care and offenders, among others. Sports participation: we promote the benefits of sports and activity from a physical, mental and social point-of-view and work with people of all ages, abilities and disabilities to increase sports participation.