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Helping to promote disability football opportunities across Oxfordshire
The Oxford Mail Youth Football League supports the policy that football should be inclusive and, as part of that, we are supporting the Disability Pledge Project to promote the inclusion of those with disabilities within mainsteam grassroots football and provide information on opportunities and pathways where available. The OMYFL have signed their pledge with Oxfordshire FA.
Oxford Mail Youth Football League supports Disability Football and pledges to:
The Disability Club Directory maps for Oxfordshire FA and Berks & Bucks FA are shown here. To download a PDF version of these, click on the appropriate map. To view details of the OFA Pledge Project and to sign your club up, visit the OFA pledge project page . The Berks & Bucks FA started their pledge project a couple of seasons ago and you can find out more information on their BBFA pledge project page .
The FA have created a Talent ID Pathway to support disability (para) footballers, which allows the players to continue to play in their mainstream teams - see pathway flowchart.
When information on future Talent ID sessions becomes available, we will post details here, so keep checking back for more information.
The County FAs run occasional suitable courses for those looking to coach disabled footballers.