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The Albion Foundation Support Residential for Looked After Children

While most young people were enjoying their first weeks of the summer holidays, The Albion Foundation along with Sandwell’s LACE Virtual School took 24 looked after children to The Frank Chapman Centre for a 4 day residential to help support their transition from primary school to high school. The 24 young people, made up of year 5 and 6 pupils, …

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Animal Antics visits Moat Farm to add Variety to Summer Camp

The Inspire project have just finished the running of our final holiday provision camp of the school year over the first two days of the summer holidays, however this time there was a difference. On the second afternoon John, (a long time enthusiast and keeper of exotic animals), from Animal Antics came along to Moat Farm Junior School . Multi …

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Girls Allowed Keep Their Chins Up

For the third year running pupils on the Girls Allowed project completed a well-being programme. A group of six pupils who attend The Albion Foundation’s Time-Out (KS3) and Girls Allowed (KS4) projects completed the ‘Chin Up’ programme this summer. The single-sex group was made up of pupils aged 13-16 years who took part in seven two-hour sessions. These sessions, facilitated …

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FOUNDATION FOCUS: Ben O’Brien

One of our PAN Adult Disability players Ben O’Brien sets off to London yesterday in preparation to fly to LA today as part of Special Olympics Great Britain to compete in the World Games. Ben has played a huge part of our PAN Disability side since 2007 and is well known across the disability department and by peers for his …

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The Albion Foundation Announce Headline Sponsorship Deal for 2015/16 Season

The Albion Foundation are proud to announce a sponsorship deal with James Verrier. James Verrier, CEO of BorgWarner will become the headline sponsor of The Albion Foundation for the 2015/16 season. Their logo will be displayed on all staff kit from Monday 20th July 2015. To help launch the deal, James, who is based in America, was invited to meet …

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JOB VACANCY: Inspire Coach

 ‘Inspire’ Staff – Education and Inclusion team  Salary Range – £16,000 – £19,000 Contract – one year in the first instance (Please note that this position is not a football or sports coaching job vacancy)  The Albion Foundation (Registered Charity: 1081948) is an established and successful provider of Sports and Education programmes. It’s Education and Inclusion team is developing and …

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Dog Days are Over for Students of The Albion Foundation

On Tuesday 14th July 2015, students from The Albion Foundation School took a trip to Birmingham Dogs Home in Digbeth, bundled with donations and treats for the stray dogs to enjoy. Nine students from the Time Out and Girls Allowed projects at The Albion Foundation School took part in an emotional trip to Birmingham Dogs Home after all of them …

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Football and Tennis Combine For PL4S

The Premier League football season each year brings with it a mixture of competitive rivalry, high quality sporting talent and dramatic action that keeps fans on the edge of their seats. All of this was on display on Thursday morning as 16 Premier League 4 Sport football clubs, in their team kits, battled it out at the National PL4S Tennis …

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Summer of Kicks Activities Awaits……….

Are you struggling to think of ideas to keep you and your friends occupied this Summer? Well fear not, because The Albion Foundation’s Kicks Programme will be running for the entire length of the 6 week break! Kicks is an inclusion project that aims to create safer and stronger communities in targeted areas of high youth crime and anti-social behaviour …

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JOB VACANCY: One Albion Disability Coach

We currently have the following job vacancy: One Albion Disability Coach Salary: £14,000-£18,000 Location: Sandwell, West Midlands Responsible to: Disability Development Officer Closing date: 24th July 2015 Responsible For: Delivering high quality coaching programmes as organised by the post holder and the Development Officer which will include some or all of the following programmes: One Albion Disability Programme, Sporting Club …

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For more information on The Albion Foundation and our activities, call us on 0871 271 9840.