From grassroots to the elite game, whether you're a coach or a player, here is how you can take part in disability football
There has never been a better time to get involved and play football, whatever your ability level. There are now more opportunities than ever to play football if you have a disability.
Suffolk FA believe in flexible, inclusive and accessible playing opportunities for everyone, and are committed to delivering a range of opportunities for players with a disability to access football at various levels across the county.
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Darren Scoulding - Suffolk FA Senior Football Development Officer
Suffolk FA’s iCAN Football programme is an inclusive programme which strives to provide footballing opportunities for people in Suffolk of all abilities especially targeted to those with physical, mental or learning impairments and long term health conditions.
The iCAN Football Project hopes to give more disabled people the confidence to enjoy football in a safe environment which promotes fun and inclusively for all people regardless of experience and ability. You don’t need to have played football before to get involved!
SIL Ability Counts Clubs
Our iCAN Football Programme encourages you to join in and make new friends at your local inclusive football club or have fun at one of our disability school festivals. It’s designed to help you enjoy football with confidence and become part of one of our disability friend football clubs.
We have six clubs across Suffolk which acts as hubs for Ability Counts Football, these clubs provide training and match opportunities for players of a wide range of ability and would love new players to join in with them.