Leicester City Woodgate Inclusive Football Club (Juniors and Youth) belongs to Leicestershire and Rutland Inclusive League and is affiliated to Leicestershire County FA and is a best practice club.
The group being affiliated to the FA assures that every team coach has:
Been Criminal Record Bureau checked
Achieved FA Level One - first steps to coaching
Completed FA Safeguarding Course
All Leicestershire and Rutland Inclusive League clubs are pan disability and welcome players with varying degrees of disability and learning differences.
The Leicestershire and Rutland Inclusive programme are committed to delivery of and expansion of community grass roots teams across Leicester City Leicestershire, and Rutland.
Approximately 90% of the players have a Learning disability/difference that may include ASD/ADHD
You are welcome to visit the club and speak to coaching staff, prior to committing to the team, to ensure the club meets your needs.
Training takes place at New College Sports Hall, Greencoat Road, Off Glenfield Road Leicester LE3 6RN
Leicester City Woodgate Inclusive Football Club Junior and Youth league is a volunteer-led organisation, which provides footballing opportunities for males and females from 6 years to 16 years of age.
Age range for Junior is typically Under 13 (6 -12 years), whilst Youth Under 16 (12 -15 years), who fall into various Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) groups.
We aim to support the development of all of our players, through enhancing their health and well-being by engaging in regular sporting opportunities.
Football is the tool used to develop social skills, to raise the confidence of individuals, promote fair play and respect and develop key life skills by being a valued team member.
We work to meet the needs of our players in safe, friendly and fun environments.
Club subscriptions may apply - check with club directly regarding fees/subs.
If you wish to discuss any aspect of the Leicestershire and Rutland County FA or to gain an understanding of which clubs are most likely to meet needs please contact Philippa Bass - Disability Football Development officer on 0116 2867828 or email info@leicestershireFA.com or visit the Leicestershire and Rutland County FA website
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