Football programme boosts young people’s sporting skills and act as diversionary activities that keep them away many Somali children and young off the streets. This activity alleviates boredom, instils discipline and plays a constructive role in developing team skills. The other outcome of this project is to help young people stay healthy and promote volunteering within the football project and their community.
Sport and leisure project also provide regular football coaching and weekly practice sessions.The project also runs healthy living workshops and small group session focusing on special exercises and activities, these sessions which inform young people about diet, nutrition, exercise and the danger of alcohol and substance misuse.
This also encourage get into coaching education programme which provide the opportunity to achieve FA-recognised football coaching certificate level1/2 and sport and community leaders qualification.
The football project has extend after schools programme to encourage many young people to participate in an out-of School hour’s football programme, enabling their skills, confidence and behaviour to improve and raise achievement and challenge the high levels of disaffection and underachievement amongst many young Somali people in Camden.
Sundays from 3-6pm at Cantelowes Sport Pavilion in Camden Road.
For more information please call on 02074241604