Burnley College take on NCS!

Accrington Stanley Community Trust’s National Citizen Service (NCS) Autumn activities culminated with a visit to Burnley College, where we delivered our two-week programme to the students of the Public Services Course. Days one and two saw our students travel to Borwick Hall…

Autumn NCS Success!

Accrington Stanley Community Trust’s NCS team recently delivered a 2-week programme for the engineering students of Nelson and Colne College. National Citizenship Service (NCS) was founded in 2009 with the goal of helping young people motivate themselves to achieve their potential. So…

DIVERT Youth

DIVERT is a police custody intervention programme that helps to reduce reoffending in young adults aged 18-35 who are being detained for violence. Following on from the adult programme’s successful implementation in Lancashire (having originated in London with the Metropolitan Police), the…

Over-50s Football sessions

‘It’s not walking football!’ was the general cry on a visit to the over 50s football session! The Accrington Stanley Community Trust Friday football sessions may be advertised as ‘walking football’ but the players admit it does get a bit more fast-paced…