Support hub for groups and clubs
Updated 23 February 2021
In response to the current pandemic we have collated details of key links and opportunities for clubs and groups to access further support or funding.
We understand the current situation is challenging and we want to be able to help share resources which provide practical support, as well as reassurance.
If you have any content that you would think would be beneficial on this page and to other groups, please feel free to send this to us for inclusion.
Sport and physical activity guidance
There's a lot for sport and physical activity providers to consider as lockdown restrictions evolve. Sport England have got guidance on a range of topics and we'll update this page with updates as soon as we have these.
On 04 January 2021, the government announced a new national lockdown.
Further to the government announcement on 22 February. There will be a gradual easing of restrictions.
There are four steps to easing out of restrictions and we'll keep this page up to date as and when we receive new information. Currently the four steps (and dates) are planned as below:
We are working hard to make sure our funding pages are up to date with as much content as possible. We would recommend checking our main funding news pages regularly, you can also sign up to our funding newsletter to receive opportunities direct to your inbox.
Sign up for funding alerts:
Creating a safe space
Club Matters have updated their website with a variety of resources to help clubs get through the next few weeks and months.
They have also produced a series of resources, case studies and toolkits to guide through what you may need to do during this time.
Staff and volunteer support
Return To Play Mental Health Guidance (PDF, 1.1 Mb)
Club Matters Workshops
Club Matters workshops are short training sessions, funded by Sport England and will seek to develop your skills, improve your knowledge and ultimately help you develop your club. All workshops last for 2 hours. Club Matters workshops are offered online during Covid-19.
- Participant experience
- Planning for your future
- Developing a marketing strategy
- Volunteer experience
- Leadership teams
- Introduction to legal structures
Click here to find out more and book on.