Last year, Brentford Penguin FC launched their sessions for people with Down’s syndrome in Ealing and recently they ran a gala to raise money for the football club. Over 60 people attended the event in Ealing, including the Brentford FC captain, family and friends.
Find out what happened at this year’s DSActive National Festival in Birmingham
North London United and Arsenal have been running DSActive Football sessions for the past few seasons. The partnership started in 2014 and has over 15 participants attending the weekly sessions.
Last Friday saw one of the DSActive team dropping by to watch the DSActive football session with Burton Joyce Football Club in Nottingham, a session which recently celebrated its 3rd anniversary and sees 12-15 participants turning up each week.
Celebrating three years of the Egerton FC and Cheshire Down’s Syndrome Support Group’s DSActive session
Swindon’s DSActive session is one of our longest running sessions. They’ve always maintained a great balance between having fun and improving their football skills.
Earlier this month Crystal Palace hosted a friendly against Millwall. It was a fantastic morning’s football!
On what seemed to be a VERY cold night, the Fulham Badgers met the Fulham FC Academy Under 16 side in a friendly match. We went along to see how the side got on.
AFC Wimbledon has been running their female only DSActive sessions since 2015, one Sunday one of the DSActive team dropped by to see how they were getting on.
A member of the DSActive team went to visit Coventry’s session and was VERY impressed with the skills on show.