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Refugee Football

Refugee Football

Funded by Sport England, Refugee Football offers free, structured football session to refugees and asylum seekers from a range of countries including Eritrea, Syria, Sudan, Iraq and Afghanistan, many of whom have been placed in temporary accommodation, are not allowed to work, and receive just £8 per week.

Run in association with Suffolk Refugee Support, our Refugee Football sessions publicly launched in January 2023. To learn more about Suffolk Refugee Support, click here.

More information:

The Foundation currently offers Refugee Football at the following locations:

  • Goals Ipswich, Suffolk New College – Wednesdays – 4:45PM-6PM.

The Foundation’s session is open to people over the age of 16, with more information available by contacting Health & Wellbeing Manager Leanne Smith at leanne.smith@itfc.co.uk or by calling 01473 400 987.

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