This website highlights the work of Reds in the Community.

Our website enables you to discover the broad and diverse range of provision offered by Reds in the Community under four key themes; Education, Health, Sports Participation & Social Inclusion.

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Reds in the Community is a registered charity delivering community and charitable activities on behalf of Barnsley Football Club. We use the power of football and Barnsley Football Club to engage and improve the lives of local people. Professional football clubs are at the hearts of their communities, not just geographically but more importantly emotionally. They have a unique connection and draw that enables them to reach further and wider than others. This provides a great opportunity and responsibility to make a difference.

Our Mission:

Using the power of football and Barnsley Football Club we aim to engage and improve the lives of local people through a range of activities and projects within four key themes – Education, Health, Social Inclusion and Sports Participation

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  • Fit Reds Can “Make Changes To Improve Your Lifestyle!”

    With recorded average lifespan of men living in Barnsley being 4.3% lower than women and 1.2% lower when compared to men living across the UK, Barnsley FC Community Group Fit Reds Veterans are appealing for men in Barnsley to get behind the Fit Reds programme. The scheme targets men aged 35-years plus to attend the…

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  • Job Vacancy: NCS Coordinator

    National Citizen Service Programme Coordinator Salary: £18,720 (Pro rata) Plus bonuses Hours: Part time (30 hours per week) Reds in the Community is a registered charity that uses the power of football and Barnsley Football Club to engage and improve the lives of local people through a range of activities and projects within four key…

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  • Fit Reds Returns For 2018!

    We are pleased to announce that our award winning Fit Reds programme is returning for 2018! Following the success of the last year’s four programmes, we will be running another nine-week programme at Oakwell, commencing on Thursday, 25 January. Fit Reds is predominantly aimed at males over 35 years-old to help them make positive lifestyle…

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