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DBA Sport Development Fund

To create a development fund recognised as the primary supporter and enabler of new, structured and sustainable grassroots disability sporting activity.

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It ran from 12:00 AM, 1 January 2014 to 12:00 AM, 1 December 2014

Registered Charity in England and Wales (1153116)

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    Helping

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Situation

Less than half the number of disabled people take part in sport compared to non disabled people (participation figures below). Target Group 2007/08 2008/09 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 Non Disabled 39.3% 39.2% 38.9% 37.7% 39.4% Disabled 16.7% 16.2% 16.3% 17.7% 18.3%

Solution

To increase the number of new participants with a disability in sport at a county, regional and national level (with a priority focus on the engagement of young people); To improve the quality and structure of the environments in which disabled people access sport; To encourage lifelong participation in sport of disabled people; To support National Governing Bodies of Sport with recognised disability sport programmes to achieve their own strategic outcomes.