Steve Morgan Foundation

Steve Morgan Foundation

Steve Morgan Foundation

Website: https://stevemorganfoundation.org.uk/

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: 01829 782808

Address: Steve Morgan Foundation,, PO BOX 3517, Chester, CH1 9ET

Founded in 2001 by Steve Morgan CBE, to support projects that help children and families, people with physical or learning disabilities, the elderly, or those that are socially disadvantaged in North Wales, Merseyside, Cheshire and North Shropshire.

Steve Morgan Foundation was launched for Specialised The Steve Morgan Foundation, which was founded to support projects that help children and families, people with physical or learning disabilities, the elderly or those that are socially disadvantaged in North Wales, Merseyside, Cheshire and North Shropshire has launched a fund called Enable.

The Enable Fund provides support for disabled people who are in financial hardship to obtain specialist equipment that cannot be supplied by the NHS, education or social services. This can include:

  • Mobility aids, wheelchairs, buggies, hoists, trikes, etc.
  • Specialised beds and sleep systems, postural chairs, seating and car seats
  • Sensory equipment
  • Communication aids, specialised software, specialist alarms
  • Medical equipment and support wear.

The funding is available to individuals and support organisations. Applicants need to contact the Foundation on 01829 782808, where they can discuss their needs and request an application form.

This is a link to the page about Enable funding: https://stevemorganfoundation.org.uk/how-to-apply/enable-funding/

Shrewsbury Town Community

Shrewsbury Town in the Community (STITC)

Website: http://www.stct.co.uk/

Contact: Amy Edwards, Health & Inclusion Officer, Shrewsbury Town in the Community

Email: [email protected]shrewsburytown.co.uk

Telephone: 01743 289177 EXT216 or Mobile: 07792 067 184

Address: Shrewsbury Town in the Community Hub, Greenhouse Meadow, Oteley, Shrewsbury SY2 6ST

Shrewsbury Town in the Community is a registered Charity (Charity Number 1125101). Our aim is to make a positive difference for everyone through sport & learning. We do this by providing safe & enjoyable activities that will be fun for people of all ages & abilities whilst ensuring all sessions are accessible & delivered to the highest standards. 

STITC is a community development programme that is supported by Shrewsbury Town Football Club. STFC is very community minded & we know the positive impact we are having in the community & will continually look to develop & expand our reach. Shrewsbury Town in the Community have four main themes governed by the Football League Trust & they are Sports, Participation, Education, Health & Social Inclusion. STiC works across the whole county of Shropshire.

Activities include:

  • DS Football
  • CP Football
  • Blind Football (having teamed uo with the Royal National College for the Blind) we now offer Blind Awareness workshops across Shropshire.
  • All-In Short Breaks specifically for children with disabilities & additional needs (5-14 years)
  • Walking Football (over 55′s) Shrewsbury
  • Walking Football-Ludlow Stadium
  • Down Memory Lane (for people who have Dementia)
  • Powerchair Football 

Click here to watch a short video about the work we do https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lLnvfQRQznA 

 

 

British Blind Sport

British Blind Sport Football Tournament & Development Day

Event title: British Blind Sport Football Tournament & Development Day
Venue: thePoint4. The Royal National College for the Blind (RNC). Venns Lane, Hereford, HR1 1D
Weblink: www.britishblindsport.org.uk
Name: Lauren Impey at British Blind Sport
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01926 42 42 47 / 07929 356428
Event description: British Blind Sport is pleased to work in partnership with the Football Association (FA) and the Royal National College for the Blind (RNC), to host the 2016 National Visually Impaired (VI) Youth Football Tournament and Development Day. It is FREE to all blind and partially sighted children aged between 8 – 17 years old.

Are you…

  • blind or partially sighted and aged 8-17 years old

Do you…

  • like Football and enjoy having fun?
  • want to learn new skills or develop your skills with expert FA coaches?

If yes to all of the above, come and join us at our football tournament and development day. Teams and Individuals entrants welcome.

The Football Tournament and Development Day will be a great opportunity for new and current players alike, to experience the thrill of blind and partially sighted football at a purpose built facility, under the watchful eye of expert FA qualified coaches from within the blind and partially sighted formats of the game.

Click here for poster: British Blind Sport – A4 Football Flyer Revised – FINAL

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inclusively fit project

Transport Bursary available.. read on!

Bringing you news of a new transport bursary! Are you feeling isolated? Is transport an issue? May be you lack confidence to access new activities etc & live in Shropshire, Telford or Wrekin then this may be the opportunity you are waiting for. We are one of 7 partners in the Shropshire Inclusively Fit project led by Shropshire Inclusion Officer Jessica Lightwood & as part of the project this bursary is now open. The project is funded by the Big Lottery.

So what is it? The Transport Bursary is accessible to individuals & groups who have a barrier to accessing new activities. This could be because of cost of transport, being rurally isolated or confidence in trying new activities. So Individuals with a disability, Clubs & Organisations who are offering provision for adults & young people with a disability or wanting to provide more inclusive activities in Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin should consider applying!

Click here for more information & details: Transport Bursary Guidance – SDN

 

 

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Wheels for All, Cycling for All Abilities-Market Drayton

Start Date:
26th March 2016

End Date:
26th March 2016

Start Time:
11 am

End Time:
2 pm

Event title: Wheels for All, Cycling for All Abilities-Market Drayton
Venue: Maurice Chandler Leisure Centre Warrant Rd, Stoke Heath, Market Drayton TF9 2JP
Name: Ian Tierney
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 07709 140 910 or 01925 234213
Event description: Wheels for All Shropshire holds many sessions so that people of all abilities can try cycling. Why not join us, we have sessions across the county at weekends, after school & through the school holidays.

We have adapted cycles to suit all abilities at all our sessions. Every session is supported by skilled, trained & experienced staff.

These events are for you & your family, friends and carers. You can all join in, if you want & enjoy!
To book a cycle or to know more about the session, please contact Ian Tierney on 07709 140 910 or 01925 234213 or email [email protected]

Click here for more dates: Wheels for All Jan to March 2016

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Wheels for All, Cycling for All Abilities-Shrewsbury

Start Date:
27th February 2016

End Date:
27th February 2016

Start Time:
11 am

End Time:
2 pm

Event title: Wheels for All, Cycling for All Abilities-Shrewsbury
Venue: Mereside Park, Shrewsbury SY2 6LR
Name: Ian Tierney
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 07709 140 910 or 01925 234213
Event description: Wheels for All Shropshire holds many sessions so that people of all abilities can try cycling. Why not join us, we have sessions across the county at weekends, after school & through the school holidays.

We have adapted cycles to suit all abilities at all our sessions. Every session is supported by skilled, trained & experienced staff.

These events are for you & your family, friends and carers. You can all join in, if you want & enjoy!
To book a cycle or to know more about the session, please contact Ian Tierney on 07709 140 910 or 01925 234213 or email [email protected]

Click here for more dates: Wheels for All Jan to March 2016

Multi Sports (Dawley)

Multi Sports

Area: Telford & Wrekin

Website: http://www.ican2.org.uk/ican2/info/15/short_breaks/7/club_17_c17

E Mail: [email protected] 

Telephone: 07794 213 274

Address: Webb Youth Project, Webb Crescent, Dawley, Telford, TF4 3DU

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Yoga

Yoga

Area: South Shropshire

Website: http://www.furniturescheme.co.uk/centres/casca-centre/

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: 01588 672847

Address: Newington Way, Craven Arms, Shropshire. SY7 9PS

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Pengwern Rowing Club

Rowing

Area: Shrewsbury

Website: http://www.pengwernbc.co.uk/

E Mail: [email protected]

Telephone:  07963 762 554 

Address: Pengwern Boat Club, Kingland, Shrewsbury SY3 7BD

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Shropshire Paddle Sports

Paddling

Area: North Shropshire

Website: http://blog.shropshirepaddlesport.org/

E mail: [email protected]

Telephone:

Address: Shropshire Paddlesport Club, THE OLD BARGE HOUSE, Queens Head, Nr Oswestry SY11 4EB

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