Kickz project in the UK
Kickz has grown even more recently and the most up to date statistics are:
• There are 100+ Kickz projects, working in 61 Local authorities including all 32 London Boroughs, covering 19 police forces, delivered in partnership with 43 professional football clubs and 650 local partners, managed by 64 steering groups.
• The programme has over 60,000 young people to date, on average each young person has 73 contact hours.
• There have been a total of 4,335,666 contact hours at Kickz sessions with 11,685 positive outcomes recorded by young people, 7,976 Qualifications/Accreditations have been achieved by young people on Kickz. .
• Approximately One in nine young person attending Kickz progresses to volunteer on the programme, with 6,259 new young volunteers having been created to date, filling a total of 77,323 volunteer opportunities.