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LGBTQ History Month

️‍Need a film or book recommendation this month? Take a look at Pompey in the Community’s top picks of LGBTQ media for #LGBTQ history month! ️Disclosure This Netflix original documentary is an eye-opening look at transgender depictions in film and television with leading trans thinkers and creatives, including Laverne Cox,

Blue Kitchen – Social Prescribing

Pompey in the Community’s Blue Kitchen cooking course is just one of the activities we offer that link workers can refer their patients to, and as well as cooking courses, we also offer walking football, Pompey Pedals; making cycling accessible to everyone and Life & Chimes; our group for people

Premier League Changemakers

Premier League Changemakers is a jointly funded project between the Premier League, Premier League Charitable Fund and Sports Relief, which has been developed to support girls and young women to develop their personal skills and positive attitudes for leadership. The project is delivered with support from the United Nations Institute

Blues Celebrate Black History Month

Pompey in the Community (PitC) will be celebrating Black History Month this October working with organisations and partners from across the city to raise awareness of stories, experiences and achievements from the black community. We will be sharing a number of resources throughout October to help bring black history into the

FitFans Participant, Chris talks to PitC

Meet Chris! Chris is a member of our most recent Fit Fans cohort – and is one of our success stories from the programme! We sat down to interview Chris about his Fit Fans journey and to see whether he’d recommend the programme to others. PompeyITC: Hiya Chris, hope you’re

Kick Start Sport Junior Leaders

Kick Start Sport Junior Leaders programme has recently finished its 6th cohort, which ran from March to the end of July, passing 110 children and giving them the tools and confidence to lead sports activities within their schools.  Pompey in the Community has worked with Year 5 & 6’s at

HAF cooking courses going down a treat!

At Pompey in the Community, we have been running our HAF summer cooking courses, and so far, they’ve gone down a treat! HAF courses (Holiday Activities and Food) are for 5–16-year-olds who are eligible for benefits related free school meals. The programme includes our summer football courses, as well as

New Chaplaincy Service for Portsmouth FC Women

Despite the disruptions experienced during the COVID restrictions Duke Harrison-Hunter the Pompey in the Community Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Officer affiliated to Portsmouth FC, has been actively involved in building a framework to support Portsmouth FC Women’s pastoral care and mental health needs. Eric Colborn, Chairman of the Portsmouth

Pompey Pedals

Pompey Pedals is Pompey in the Community’s (PitC) inclusive cycling project which has been relaunched following the reduction in government restrictions as we come out of lockdown. The aim of the project is to engage adults and children with disabilities and differing needs in a quality cycling activity that is