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 01st December 2023
Newcastle United and Newcastle United Foundation launch community Christmas campaign

Newcastle United and Newcastle United Foundation have launched their annual ‘A Helping Hand at Christmas’ campaign which will engage and support thousands of people across the region over the festive period.

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Wednesday 29th November 2023
Newcastle United Foundation amputee team celebrate European tournament weekend

Newcastle United Foundation’s amputee football team have realised their ambition of competing overseas after securing fourth in a European tournament over the weekend.

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Wednesday 22nd November 2023
More than 1,200 girls inspired by STEM at EmPowerCyber North East with Newcastle United Foundation

More than 1,200 schoolgirls are exploring a bright future in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) following a flagship event introducing students to one of the fast-growing and dynamic sectors on their doorstep.

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