The idea is to mirror the success of the Carlisle United project, which currently sees around 20 players enjoying a kickabout twice a week.
Starting on Tuesday 27 February
at Workington Leisure Centre
, CA14 2DX, the sessions will be held in the indoor sports hall on Tuesdays
between 1pm and 2pm
– priced at just £1
Anmol Sandhu of Mind in West Cumbria
said: “Mind in West Cumbria are delighted to be working with Cumberland FA to promote the benefits of mental wellbeing through physical activity. We hope these sessions will give people a great opportunity to have fun, gain confidence and try something new and accessible.”
Ray Sempill, Cumberland FA Football Development Officer, added: “I’m looking forward to this programme getting started. We hope to create a relaxed environment for people to come for a kickabout and socialise.”
For further information and to register your interest, please contact Ray Sempill on Ray.Sempill@CumberlandFA.com or 01900 872310 (221).