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Impairment Specific Sessions

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Derby County Community Trust offer impairment specific sessions for individuals with certain disabilities.

We currently offer these football session for players with Down’s Syndrome through the nationwide DS Active network, which provides the opportunities for players of all ages to take part in football with their families and play other teams from across the country.

Click below to find out more about our DS Active sessions:


Fridays, 5-6pm, Belper Leisure Centre, £3 per session

We also offer specific coaching for players with Cerebral Palsy which are ran in conjunction with our FA Talent Disability Hub where gifted younger players are invited to train.

Our Visually Impaired sessions also provide the chance for partially sighted players to take part in football activities. Again, skilled youngsters may be invited into our Talent Hub.

Saturdays, 9am-11am, Belper Leisure Centre, £3 per session

As part of the EFL Trust’s ‘Every Player Counts’ campaign, we are committed to ensuring everyone can take part in sport regardless of any physical or mental disability.

For more information please fill in the form below or contact our Disability and Inclusion Officer: [email protected] or fill out the form below.

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"We very much enjoy coming to the sessions, there's such a great atmosphere. They really support their team members and there's always so much excitement when somebody scores!"

Rodney, parent of DS Active participant

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Specific Disabilities

We currently offer sessions for individuals with the following disabilities:

  • Down's Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Visual impairment
  • Deaf

We also invite all players to our pan-disability sessions, Ability Counts and Shooters.

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For more information please fill in this form or contact our Disability Inclusion Officer, on 01332 416140 or Shannon[email protected]


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