What we do

Aims

To increase the number of people taking part in sport and physical activity in the Farnham area

To actively support the town’s valuable sports clubs to be sustainable and enjoy a higher profile

To act as the umbrella organisation and the voice for sports clubs and associations in the town

Objectives

Provide a meeting and networking forum for sport in the town

To promote and enhance partnership working to add value to our work

Monitor the need and demand for sport and active recreation in the local community

Support and advise clubs to ensure they have the best possible standard of facilities

Enable or assist with special events to promote sport and physical activity

Coordinate and host an annual sports awards scheme to recognise local achievement

Seek grants and external funding to finance the sports council’s initiatives

Produce an annual business plan or summary of key activities to be undertaken

Showcase and promoteexamples of good practice to benefit other clubs/activities

Provide advice and information on local sports clubs, organisations, activities, facilities

Pass relevant information to and from sporting, local givernment, other key agencies

Promote and encourage ‘inclusive’ opportunities for sporting opportunity in the town

Support, wherever practicable, the talented young sports people in the town

Use the best means available for communicating with and reaching our community

To be a consultee on all major developments and strategies relating to sport in the town