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Derbyshire Sport club and activity finder

To search for clubs, sessions and sports in Derbyshire, click on this link: Derbyshire Sport Club and Activity Search

Parasport 'Play Sport' search

Click on these links to visit the Parasport website club and sport searches: Find a Club and/or Find a Sport

CP Sport

Cerebral Palsy (CP) Sport work to develop 6 key sports/activities; Athletics, Bowls, Football, SportStart, Swimming and Table Cricket. Click here to visit their website to find out more: www.cpsport.org/sports

Derbyshire's inclusive sport clubs

If you are looking for disability specific sport sessions then use the links below to find out more information on the different clubs available:

Clubs and activities in your local area

Below you can look at what clubs or sessions are available in your local area, just click on the flyer to find out more. In 2013 Derbyshire Sport received funding from the Cooperative Community Fund to produce the flyers; if you would like to update any information please get in touch.

Boccia is a fully inclusive sport.

Visit the Derby City Council website for more information on local activities, click here: Activities for disabled people in Derby City

Umbrella - support group

Umbrella are a charity based in Derby who support disabled children, young people and their families. One of Umbrella's services is to coordinate opportunities for young people to participate in sport and physical activity. They run activities such as swimming and sailing. For more information visit their website here.

Sight Support Derbyshire

Sight Support Derbyshire are a local charity who provide essential support and services to blind and partially sighted people to help them to become independent.

Sight Support Derbyshire recognises that your well-being does not just mean practical support. They offer a wide range of leisure activities which aim to increase confidence, open up new opportunities to socialize with others and to keep fit.

Click here to find out more about the over 18 sport and leisure programme; contact Kevin Gregory who coordinates their adult programme on Kevin.Gregory@sightsupportderbyshire.org.uk or 01332 287024

Click here to find out more about the Children and Young People programme or contact Laura Bennett, Children and Young Peoples Project Worker - Laura.Bennett@sightsupportderbyshire.org.uk or 01332 287014

Local, regional and national events

There are some fantastic disability sport events that go on all year round from taster sessions to competitions in different sports and impairment groups. You can search for these events on the English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) website. The serach allows you to filter events by location of by impairment group:

Derbyshire events

What sport or activity to try?

If you are not sure what sport or activity to try or how you can become more active, there is a great guide for people with an impairment or health condition that will help answer some of those questions. The guide, produced by the EFDS aims to get inactive disabled people relevant information so they have control over where, what and how they can start being active.

Download the guide below:

A guide to amputee sports

Sport offers a wide range of benefits to amputees including health benefits and providing a platform to communicate and socialise. Read more here about amputee sports including the different types on offer.