The Empowerment Fund is a small grant designed to support D/deaf and disabled individuals or a coach or volunteer supporting a disability inclusive club or session.


The grant aims to empower individuals to become more confident and qualified as coaches and in/or club support roles.

Successful applicants will receive up to £150 to invest in training opportunities or resources to support their personal development.

Who can apply?

Any coach or member of a Southwark based sports club or organisation who is 16 years old and over. The grant will be paid in to the club’s bank account for them to distribute.

Grants will be reviewed by the Southwark Inclusive Sport and Physical Activity Network (SISPAN) panel and applicants will be informed if they have been successful or not. Grants are open from March – May 2022. There are only 6 grants available.

How to apply

Please complete the simple application form and email to [email protected]

If you have any questions, please email or call 020 7993 9883.

Clubs and organisations are encouraged to support their individual with the application process.