Pompey in the Community
Pompey in the Community (registered charity no. 1126118) is an independent charitable trust affiliated to Portsmouth Football Club.
PitC offers education, coaching and a wide variety of courses
Portsmouth CP Football
Football sessions for young people aged 5-16 with cerebral palsy or other physical disabilities.
Saturdays: 12:30-13:30 | Venue: Outside 3G pitch, JustPlay, Copnor Road, Portsmouth. PO3 5EW Age: 5-16 | Cost: Free
Portsmouth Amputee FC
Offers football opportunities for people with upper and lower amputations and persons with limb affecting disabilities.
For both adults and juniors.
Tuesdays:19:30-20:30 |Venue: Outside on 4G pitch, Park Community School, Middle Park Way, Havant. PO9 4BU | Age: Any |Cost: Free
Football for anybody with a disability and/or additional needs. Sessions are split up into a skill phase which develop techniques such as dribbling, passing, shooting, and then finish with games at the end. Regularly have the chance to enter festivals with other teams.
Thursdays: 17:30-18:30 | Venue: Langstone Sports Site, outside on the astroturf. Furze Lane, Southsea. PO4 8LW | Age:14+ | Cost: £2
Special Olympics – Multi-sports
Practice skills from a different Special Olympics sport each week. Sports include basketball, indoor tennis, boccia, 5-a-side football and more. Opportunities to enter Special Olympics competitions.
Tuesdays:18:00-19:00 | Venue: Miltoncross Academy Sports Hall, Milton Road, Portsmouth. PO3 6RB | Age:14+ | Cost: £2
A competitive team sport for people with disabilities who use power wheelchairs. The game is played in a gymnasium on a regulation basketball court. Two teams of four players use power-chairs equipped with footguards to attack, defend, and spin-kick a 13 inch football in an attempt to score goals. Pompey now run Hampshire’s only Powerchair team. It is one of the few sports where youngsters of any age can compete against each other. The team train bi-weekly and compete in regular tournaments over six weekends a year. A member of the team’s father is an International Powerchair referee and he runs the team in conjunction with Pompey coaches. Power chairs provided; to find out more please email Steve Baxter on firstname.lastname@example.org
Pompey in the Community at the 2017 Fitness Festival
National Citizen Service
NCS is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity open to all 16 and 17 year olds, that helps you build your skills for work and life, while you take on new challenges and meet new friends. Meet other young people from all backgrounds and tackle outdoor challenges on an exciting residential week away from home. Join with local businesses and social leaders to learn new skills for work and life and discover more about their area. Make their mark by developing and delivering local volunteering projects that matter to them. NCS takes place over several weeks (out of school time) in spring, summer or autumn. It features a short time away from home and a project in the local community. A focus on social mixing, regular guided reflection and social action projects led by young people makes NCS a unique and fulfilling experience. Year 11 and 12 students and 16 and 17 year olds not in education can develop the tools and belief to unlock their potential and make a positive impact in their communities.