A valued Supporter of the Street Soccer Foundation, Simon Pollard, Founder and Director of Simple Life Ltd, recently organised a fantastic fundraising event through his “5 Senses Walk” on Sunday 14th June, raising a super £125 to go towards the current mentoring support being provided by the Foundation, helping vulnerable young people being affected by…

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On Monday night we united together to take part in the nationally organised ‘Stay at Home Sleepout’ co-ordinated by our good friends at CEO Sleepout UK. Some 300 participants joined the Street Soccer Foundation and other charities from Northumberland to Portsmouth and everywhere in between to spend one night sleeping out in gardens, yards, decks and even on rooftops(!) to help…

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A Brief Message From Our CEO I’m pleased to report for the benefit of all our partners and stakeholders, sponsors and valued community of supporters, that as of 19th May 2020, the Street Soccer Foundation became an official registered Charity with the Charity Commission for England and Wales. Having operated as a non-profit Community Interest…

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Staying Connected during Lockdown, a guest blog by Birmingham University We are an experienced team of applied academics at the University of Birmingham interested in applying techniques and methods derived from sports psychology to novel contexts. Our research originates in sports psychology and work with athletes. However, our research has expanded to incorporate new territories…

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During any difficulty you may experience in life it is important to take care of your mind as well as your body. It’s important to remember that this situation is temporary, and these feelings will pass; but in the meantime what steps can you take to keep on top of your mental well-being and maintain…

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Headquartered in the County Town of Kent, the Street Soccer Foundation specifically works to support vulnerable and homeless young people, including those who are at risk of homelessness, in and across Kent and Medway – and nationwide through the delivery of our Street Soccer Academy programme. Young people with experience of homelessness are one of…

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** COVID-19 UPDATE ** Having already taken the decision to suspend all School and Community based (physical) delivery activities with immediate effect – now, until further notice – the Street Soccer Foundation remains operational and is continuing to support vulnerable young people in a variety of ways. Our Core Principles of delivery are: SERVICE – ACTIVITY –…

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We know many people across the country are now self-isolating. To stay healthy, the NHS advises adults should try to be active every day and aim to achieve at least 150 minutes of physical activity over a week through a variety of activities. Approximately 20+ mins a day as an equivalent. It’s free, easy to take, has an…

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As a Foundation we have been closely monitoring the updates regarding coronavirus (COVID-19), taking all necessary precautions as outlined by the relevant authorities, with the health, safety and well-being of participants, staff, contractors, partners, volunteers, stakeholders and their families of paramount importance. With this in mind, effective immediately, we have now taken the decision to…

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