United in Community
Kingswood United CIO supports members of the local community in a range of ways through sporting and social events, helping to improve their physical and mental health using fun. interactive sessions.
All of our sessions are led by adults who have appropriate qualifications relevant to each session. Every adult has an enhanced DBS clearance and we also have individuals trained in Mental Health awareness, First Aid and sports delivery as well as other specialist areas.
We are continuously developing our support for the local area and continue to offer a range of events/sessions for residents in the area.
Multi-Sport after school sessions
Community coffee mornings
Fitness and well-being groups
Community Gardening sessions
Community family craft sessions.
We are also able to offer CPD to local societies who work with children and young people. The sessions we offer include:
Understanding mental health in your setting
Making your setting mental health friendly
Supporting children and young people who have poor mental health
Supporting teachers to improve mental health in the classroom
Helping TAs and Support staff to assist children with their mental health
Using physical activity to improve mental health
Supporting your colleagues with their mental health and being aware when extra support is needed.
Youth Mental Health First Aid
Awareness for First Aid Mental Health
First Aid for Mental Health
More information will come very soon but please do email us if you have any sessions that you would like us to consider.
Sport and social sessions
Our sport and social sessions combine the playing of sports along with chatting to each other about how they're feeling in a relaxed environment.
These take place:
Every Monday, 6pm-7pm for children in Y1-Y6.
Every Friday, 6pm-7pm for children in Y7-Y11.
Each session will be led by two qualified coaches and the sessions will all be free of charge. Our café will also be open where you can purchase a snack or drink.
All you need to do is sign up via this link.
Adult Coaching sessions
Interested in sports coaching?
Want to develop your coaching skills?
Need ideas on how to develop your team through training?
Every third Friday of the month between 6pm and 8pm join us for a hands-on session discussing and taking part in different activities. The sessions give you time to look at how activities can be developed and progressed as well as talking to others about areas they need support in.
Join Paul at Kinloss Park to take part in these free sessions.