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All Abilities Soccer Programs

The All Abilities soccer programs offers children and youth with intellectual and/or physical disabilities an opportunity to learn and play soccer.

Our programs are fully inclusive, designed and adapted for children with any disability or level of behaviour. 

Whether a child uses a wheelchair, walker, wears orthotics, or lives with an intellectual, communication (ASD) or developmental disability, we provide support (1:1 as needed) and welcome all on the field. 




NEW! - All Abilities Virtual Soccer Program

As we are limited by the number of athletes we are permitted to have on the field, we wanted to create an opportunity for our athletes who could not participate in our indoor program to stay connected and stay active.  The Virtual All Abilities Program will be geared at our athletes 6-13 years of age, but open to any age to register.

    - 10 minutes Greeting

    - 20 minutes Fitness

    - 20 minutes Activities

    - 10 minutes Athlete Connection

  • Thursdays: 6:30-7:30pm
  • Sep 16 - Dec 16, 2021
  • Cost: $20
  • Coaches: Coach T and Coach Sarah

Please contact program coordinator for more information.




First Involvement (All Abilities Program Assessment)

If you and your child are curious about our All Abilities program, please come out and join us for First Involvement. 

First Involvement is a great opportunity to meet our program coaches, volunteers, and play games in a structured and fun environment.  Your child will be assessed at this session and we will determine if our programs is the right fit for your child.

First Involvement is suspended during COVID-19

Ages: 4-18 year olds




Active Start Soccer Program

The Active Start Soccer program has been carefully developed to assist children with cognitive disabilities learn Fundamental Motor Skills. Balance, jumping, hoping, skipping, kicking, bouncing, catching etc. are essential components of physical activity and important aspects of daily living. 

Active Start is suspended during COVID-19

Ages: 4 - 7 year olds




Please contact program coordinator for more information

PFC Fundamentals Soccer Program

The PFC Fundamentals Soccer program has been designed to develop our athletes physical literacy and soccer skills, while providing an environment that promotes Fun, Friendship, and Fitness. 

This program is led by experienced coaches and volunteers who adapt activities for all athletes and is suitable for players of all abilities and skill levels.

Fall Session

  • Saturday : Jr - 9:00-10:00 am / Sr & Adult - 10:00-11:00 am
  • Ages: Jr 5-12 / Sr 13-18 / Adults 19+
  • Sept 18 - Dec 11,  2021 (12 weeks, No program Oct 9th)
  • Cost: $125.00
  • Location: Pickering Soccer Centre

 

Winter Session

  • Saturday: Jr - 9:00 - 10:00 am / Sr & Adult - 10:00-11:00 am
  • Ages: Jr 5-12 / Sr 13-18 / Adults 19+
  • Jan 8 – Apr 2, 2022 (12 weeks, No program Feb 19th)
  • Cost: $125.00
  • Location: Pickering Soccer Centre



PFC Fundamentals Multi-Sport Program

The All Abilities Fundamentals Multi-Sport program introduces our athletes to new sports and activities. With help from our parents/caregivers and volunteers, our athletes get a taste of Soccer-Baseball, Baseball, Football, Soccer-Rugby and other fun sports.

A 12-week program for Juniors (ages 5-12) and Seniors (ages 13-18) run outdoors in the summer (usually June - August).

Please contact program coordinator for more information.




Holland Bloorview Fundamentals Soccer Program (Tentative)

Like all hospitals across the country, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital is actively monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic and taking precautions to ensure the safety for all clients, families, staff, volunteers, and students as the situation progresses.

As Holland Bloorview is a hospital environment, we have made the very difficult decision to postpone our soccer program until COVID-19 is over.  The safety of all those accessing Holland Bloorview is our main concern.

  • Sundays: Jr - 11:30am / Sr - 12:30pm
  • Ages: Jr 5-12 / Sr 13-18
  • Fall Session: October 17, 2021 - March 7, 2022 (14 weeks)
  • Cost: $125.00
  • Location: Holland Bloorview 
  • Coaches: TBC

Please contact program coordinator for more information.




Please contact program coordinator for more information.

Learn to Train Program

The All Abilities Learn to Train program has been developed as the next pathway for our advanced All Abilities soccer players. The program will have an emphasis on teamwork, fundamental movement skills, and fundamental sport skills including agility, balance, coordination and speed.

The Learn to Train program will be led by 2 coaches and 2 volunteers with a maximum of 14 participants, resulting in an athlete-to-coach ratio of 7:1.

Opportunities

The All Abilities Learn to Train program has been created to develop new skills, while also strengthening existing ones.  It is our hope that this new program will increase participant confidence as they move into new and exciting programs and opportunities as part of Long Term Athlete Development while creating an enhanced desire to stay Active for Life.  Future opportunities may include:

  • - Amateur Soccer - Canadian National Para Soccer Team
  • - Recreational Soccer
  • - Volunteering
  • - Coaching

Fall Session

  • Mondays: 6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Ages: 13 (+)
  • Sept 13 – Dec 6, 2021 (12 weeks, No program Oct 11th)
  • Cost: $140.00
  • Location: Pickering Soccer Centre

Winter Session

  • Mondays: 6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Ages: 13 (+)
  • Jan 10 – Apr 11, 2022 (12 weeks, No program Feb 21st or Mar 14th)
  • Cost: $140.00
  • Location: Pickering Soccer Centre

Page Updated on: September 15, 2021