Sports Chaplaincy Uk

Sports Chaplaincy Uk

Charity information

Sports Chaplaincy Uk

Sports Chaplaincy UK seek to achieve a consistently high quality of sports chaplaincy within sports clubs and organisations. Impacting local communities through chaplaincy and sport.

Founded 2010

  • Mission statement

    Sports Chaplaincy UK is a Christian charity which effectively has two functions;
    Firstly Sports Chaplaincy UK seek to achieve a consistently high quality of sports chaplaincy across the UK. This has not yet been realised but the plan is to accomplish this through;
    Professional accreditation
    Induction training
    Continual Professional Development
    Sports Chaplains support network
    Sports Chaplains resource library
    Professional Sports Chaplain appointment process
    Secondly Sports Chaplaincy UK seek to develop sports chaplaincy across the UK. Sports Chaplaincy is now commonplace in Football, Rugby Union, and Rugby League, but there are over 150,000 sports chaplaincy opportunities that need to be filled. This involves finding a club / sporting organisation ready to embrace sports chaplaincy, and identifying the right person for the role. Sports Chaplaincy UK seek to achieve this through;
    Co-operation with professional sporting bodies
    Co-operation with Christian denominations
    Co-operation with Christian sporting agencies
    Raising the profile of sports chaplaincy in the UK
    Finally, Sports Chaplaincy UK seeks to impact local communities through the partnership of sport and christianity, seeking to partner with community sports organisations, Free Schools and others.

  • Aims

    Sports Chaplaincy Uk aims to:

    • The aim of our charity is to provide a positive influence in the sports clubs and communities directly impacted by sport and those involved in it.
  • Overview

    Established: January 2010

    Registered Charity Number: 1005446

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 250

    Phone number: 07723806816

    Address: PO Box 123 Sale Cheshire M33 4ZA

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