E.Quality F.C. was organised by volunteers and staff, with the dedication to provide a platform to develop motivation and structure for disadvantaged individuals.
The creation of the league has seen some success stories from players who have progressed into further roles. One resident of a service came to England struggling to understand the language. Through support from his linkworker and interest in sport he went on to gain necessary skills for greater independence. His major success story included; Receiving the volunteer of the year award with Manchester F.A. for actively coaching football in the local community and setting up his own Eritrean football team.
The E.Qulity F.C. Delivered a 95% success rate for positive move on’s from clients living in saha accommodation in the first year of offering the programme.
E.Quality F.C. Offers the programme to a range of homeless, mental health and not in education and employment organisations, we are now proud to express we have offered over 100 qualifications in our 3 years to clients based in these services.
All money raised for this provision goes back to the participants to pay for equipment, kits, transport and further qualifications. E.Quality F.C. has secured various amounts of funding to provide an end of season presentation for the participants and has created many fund raising days to help make this league sustainable.
The league committee of staff from supported accommodation projects, offer greater prospect of qualifications and encourages the input of residents to have their say and improve the programme where needed.