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Our programmes

Kids' coaching programmes

Coaching

Our Coaching programmes are at the heart of what we offer at the Derby County Community Trust. These are the grassroots and talent identification programmes which provide physical activity and coaching to youngsters across Derbyshire.

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Potential

Schools

Our wide-ranging Schools projects support a number of areas including events, coaching, curriculum teaching, teacher support, physical and mental health and engaging families.

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Learning

Education and Employability

Our Education and Employability department provide opportunities for learners of all ages at all levels, from post-16 studies through to degree programmes and employability projects.

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Supportive

NCS

At Derby County Community Trust we welcome teenagers to take part in an unforgettable experience where they learn to be more independent, confident and innovative.

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experience

Mental Health

We run a number of mental health projects to support the wellbeing of anybody who may need our help. Our projects range from drop-in sessions for those feeling worries or anxious through to providing sessions for those with diagnosed mental health problems.

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Supportive

Health

Derby County Community Trust’s Health projects are wide-ranging and all aim to tackle a particular health inequality. Different projects focus on various physical and mental health issues and work with individuals from 0 to 100!

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Meaningful

Disability

Our long-running Disability projects support individuals with physical disabilities and/or additional needs through pan-disability or impairment specific football sessions.

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INCLUSIVE

Community Engagement

Taking delivery to young people on their doorsteps to remove barriers of travel and cost, we want to create a level playing field for children and young people through our Community Engagement sessions.

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Opportunities

Upcoming events

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Active Recovery Box and Bar

Wednesday 29th May
14:00pm - 15:00pm
Derby Arena

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Health and Wellbeing Body Blast

Wednesday 29th May
18:00pm - 18:40pm
Pride Park Stadium

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Pride Park Pride Football

Wednesday 29th May
18:00pm - 19:00pm
Racecourse Playing Fields

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Yoga

Wednesday 29th May
19:15pm - 20:15pm
One DZ

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Yoga

Wednesday 29th May
19:15pm - 20:15pm
One DZ

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Rykneld Sports Centre - Holiday Coaching

Thursday 30th May
9:00am - 15:00pm
Rykneld Sports Centre

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Belper Leisure Centre - Holiday Coaching

Thursday 30th May
9:00am - 15:00pm
Belper Leisure Centre

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Holiday Coaching - Racecourse

Thursday 30th May
9:00am - 15:00pm
Racecourse Playing Fields

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Cardiac Rehab - Circuits Class At Moorways

Thursday 30th May
9:30am - 10:30am
Moorways

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Cardiac Rehab - Circuits & Social

Thursday 30th May
9:30am - 10:30am
Moorways

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improving lives and communities

Derby County Community Trust is the charitable arm of Derby County Football Club. We aim to provide opportunities and experiences with the overall aim to improve lives and communities.

We have been in operation since the mid-90s and became an official charity in 2008. We currently run over 40 projects, working with individuals from 0 to 100 years old in over 200 weekly sessions.

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Use the power of Derby County Football Club to improve lives and communities through sport, physical activity, health and education.

Vic's story

He's a long-standing member of our Walking Football team who recently gained his first England cap and has been part of our league and cup winning side for some seasons.

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Allen's story

Allen joined our Team Talk project with some trepidation after finding out about it on social media. He was struggling with his mental wellbeing, but hadn't spoken to anyone about it.

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Ways To Support Us

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Fundraising and Events

We have a number of ways that you can support us - and the easiest way is by coming a regular donor through our Black and White family.
Trust Partner

Become a Trust Partner

Join our amazing business network who are supporting our work in a huge range of ways - from making donations to providing volunteers and much more.
Derby 10K

Enter the Derby 10K

Whether you want to test your fitness or try something new, we run a number of events each year to raise vital funds!