Coping Through Football Project

Coping Through Football is a project that supports the recovery of adults (age18+) and young people (age 12 -17) experiencing mental health issues in their lives. 

The project uses football as a therapeutic activity, participants are also offered support with accessing employment, education and training opportunities.

The project provides support with accessing health services, and participants are invited to engage in the regular health & well-being workshops run from the project.

Service access criteria: The project is open to residents of Waltham Forest, Redbridge, Barking & Dagenham and Havering, and other neighbouring boroughs by arrangement including Newham.
Exercise and fitness classes
Activities for children and young people
Sports clubs and groups
Advice for young people
Sports facilities
Mental health support
Connecting with others
Getting active
Managing a long-term health condition
Mental health
Youth support
Additional needs catered for:
Learning difficulty friendly
Waiting list (weeks): 0
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