Inclusive Sport Resources
There are a number of online sites you can access for inclusive funding and resources.
Create your club's own personalised toolkit
EFDS 'The Inclusion Hub Club' – the tool helps clubs include more disabled people in their activities and shouldn't take more than 15 minutes to complete.
STEP 1: Assess how inclusive your club is by answering simple questions
STEP 2: View your club's personalised toolkit that has been created through the results you provided. The toolkit will give you ideas, methods and resources to ensure everyone has a positive club experience.
STEP 3: Download the action plan template provided to plan for how your club can become more inclusive.
- Inclusion Hub Club Action Plan Template (MS Word, 73 Kb)
Resources for clubs and volunteers
- Access for All: Opening Doors - supporting sports clubs to improve physical access
- Access for all: inclusive communications - supports providers to reach a wider audience
- Being Active - a guide that supports disabled people to enjoy an active lifestyle
- Classification overview - a guide to the classification process within disability sport
- Club Matters - information and resources on all areas of club support including inclusion
- Engaging disabled people: the guide - effective communication and engagement with different audiences
- Functional categories for sport and disabled people: a toolkit for identification and competition - to enable teachers and coaches to identify ability and develop talent
- Local British Sign Language interpreters search - find your local interpreter
- Talk to Me - 10 key principles that support providers to deliver more appealing opportunities for disabled people
- Talk to Me: Principles in Action - provides real life examples of how to implement the 10 principles
Funding to support inclusive activity
There are a number of funding sources available to help increase participation within disability sport. Click here to visit the funding pages of the website for more information.
Using positive imagery
Use the Sport England website to search for images per sport that can help promote your session or club:
Mental Health awareness in clubs
Community sport clubs play an important role in supporting people with mental health conditions; 1 in 4 of us will have a mental health condition each year so this means your coaches, players and volunteers are likely to be affected in some way.
Mind have great resources and information on mental health in sport including
- Mental health in elite sport report - recommendations for coaches and clubs
- Sport and physical activity for people with mental health problems: toolkit for the sports sector
- Mental Health And Elite Sport (PDF, 1.5 Mb)
- Sport and physical activity for people with mental health problems (PDF, 366 Kb)
The Inclusion Club
An online platform that share best practice around inclusion in sport and physical activity including audio-visual episodes, podcasts, webinars and resouces: theinclusionclub.com