People have been supported by the Foundation in the last year


of disability football participants have improved their physicall wellbeing


free Premier League Kicks football sessions for children and teenagers delivered last year

About the Foundation

Newcastle United Foundation is an independent registered charity (Registered Charity Number: 1124896) using the power of football to connect, motivate and inspire people in our region. Through community, education, health and wellbeing, and sports programmes delivered across Newcastle, Northumberland, North Tyneside and Gateshead, we strive to improve physical and mental health, boost learning and career prospects and provide life-changing opportunities for everyone – no matter their goals in life.


NUCASTLE, powered by Newcastle Building Society, is our world-class community hub located just five minutes' walk from St. James' Park. NUCASTLE offers unique opportunities for people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities to enjoy sports, leisure, wellbeing and personal development activities in our state-of-the-art centre.

What's on

Newcastle United Foundation provides opportunities for you to enjoy every week, for free, in your area. Find a session that suits you and your goals.

What we do

Newcastle United Foundation provides meaningful opportunities to improve the lives of thousands of children, teenagers, adults, families, and older generations. Through our education, sport, personal development, and wellbeing programmes, we help everyone to be more active, learn new skills and feel happier and healthier.

Latest news

Read up on all the latest news and updates from Newcastle United Foundation and our work in a community near you.

Friday 29th March 2024
Newcastle United Foundation marks two years of inspirational community work at NUCASTLE

Newcastle United Foundation is celebrating two years since officially opening its purpose-built hub creating thousands of new opportunities for the community every day.

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Friday 08th March 2024
Newcastle United Foundation join Newcastle, Sunderland and Middlesbrough Women’s teams for International Women’s Day

Girls aspiring towards a future in football with Newcastle United Foundation have the confidence to “follow their dreams” after meeting their heroes from Newcastle United Women, Sunderland AFC Women and Middlesbrough FC Women’s teams.

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Thursday 07th March 2024
Newcastle United and Newcastle United Foundation awarded ‘Football Club of Sanctuary’ status

Newcastle United Foundation has been awarded ‘Football Club of Sanctuary’ status for its inclusive commitment and dedication to supporting people in the city who are seeking refuge.

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