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…

Disability Football sessions

“It makes me smile” – that’s what Keeley says about the Disability Football sessions hosted by Accrington Stanley Community Trust. The Trust have hosted the Thursday lunch-time five-a-side kickabouts for around eight years. They can have up to 20 people attending the…

Summer NCS

The National Citenzenship Service (NCS) was back although in a slightly different format for our young people this summer. NCS is an amazing once in a lifetime opportunity for 16-17 years to try new experiences, meet new people and build their confidence.…