Successful clubs and community organisations have inclusivity at their core. This section details how to create a welcoming and inclusive environment.
It explores the legal requirements of the Equality Act 2010. It's closely aligned with Sport England and their partners’ commitments to make physical activity enjoyable for all.
Our guidance explores how to engage women and girls, disabled people, older adults, the LGBTQ+ community, ethnically diverse groups, children and young people, and those from lower socio-economic backgrounds.
Organisations need to understand and communicate with their communities, to determine what they need. This may mean developing a family offer, considering the roles of parents and carers, offering hardship funds, or making facilities more accessible.
To see how other organisations have created inclusive environments, take a look at the ‘Your stories’ section.
Also, consider attending one of our workshops on values and culture, creating an inclusive environment or positive experiences.