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Every Player Counts

The Programme

Every Player Counts uses exercises to overcome barriers for people, who may be suffering with a mental health problem. Every Player Counts provides one to one support, team-work exercises and finding the right physical activity for you.

Inclusion Team Leader, Paul Mullin believes Every Player Counts is an excellent programme for participants to become more confident as it boosts social skills. He said,

Every Player Counts is aimed at participants to improve their social barriers by participating in fun filled football activities. The sessions is open to anyone who feels they need a more inclusive environment which the Every Player Counts programme will provide.”

Dave Maclean, Community Engagement Manager said,

“The programme aims to improve the lives of people with mental health problems by breaking down the barriers to sport and physical activity. Every Player Counts allows for participants to enjoy sport in a friendly, supportive environment which caters for all levels of ability. Participants will benefit from improved mental and physical wellbeing. The first session delivered by Paul was fantastic. Paul ensured that the session was inclusive and fun.”

 

Unified Football

Positive Mental Health Sessions

Football session takes place every week and uses football to support positive mental health through physical activity and creating stronger peer-support networks.

When: Wednesday

Time: 2pm – 3pm

Where: Stanley Park, West Park Drive, FY3 9HU

Age: 16+

Cost: FREE

Unified Football

Adult PAN Ability Sessions

Delivered by qualified Community Trust coaching staff who specialise in disability football, Unified Football aims to unite people with intellectual, physical, hearing or mental health related conditions.

When: Tuesday

Time: 5:30pm – 6:30pm

Where: Blackpool and the Fylde College, Ashfield Road, Bispham, FY2 0HB

Age: 16+

Cost: FREE

 

When: Thursday

Time: 4pm – 5pm

Where: Stanley Park, West Park Drive, FY3 9HU

Age: 16+

Cost: FREE

For more information please contact us via email: info@bfcct.co.uk or call 01253 348691