Reaching out to someone and being open and honest about your thoughts and your feelings isn't a sign of weakness, it's a vital part of taking control of your mental health.
Applications are currently open for the Kick Start FC Men's, Women's and Walking Football Therapy Sessions. You must be aged 16 or over in order to attend these sessions. If you would like to attend one of the Kick Start FC Football Therapy Sessions, please fill out the application form below to register your interest. This application forms part of an initial assessment. By clicking register on the contact form below you are agreeing to adhere to the Kick Start FC values.
Kick Start FC currently have over 100 people registered to attend their football therapy sessions all of which boast different fitness levels and footballing abilities. Football is a game for everyone and Kick Start FC help participants to feel comfortable and enjoy playing the game without the dreaded pressure that can be associated with it.
Their aim is to ensure that everyone leaves the pitch with a personal win that they can take away with them.
Kick Start FC lead by example and have instilled values that participants are expected to follow during their football therapy sessions.
. Create an environment where everyone can enjoy playing football
. Offer encouragement to fellow participants and help them grow
.Ensure that the football pitch remains a safe space for everyone involved
. Understand that every participant is unique and there as an outlet for their mental health
. Communicate appropriately and refrain from making negative comments, football is a game for everyone
. Be respectful to volunteers, participants and spectators at all times
. Any anti-social behaviour will not be tolerated and you will be asked not to attend future sessions