We deliver sports coaching for the entire local community regardless of age, gender, race, religion or level of ability.
We aim to contribute to improving the health and well-being of our local community through the delivery of positive health messages and programmes.
Education is really important to us and we have developed curriculum enriching programmes to compliment the work of our local primary schools.
We really want to make sure everything we do is as inclusive as possible and have projects and initiatives specifically aimed at helping those furthest from society to get more involved.
Dundee United Community Trust, formerly known as United for All Community Trust, is a charitable organisation which was originally established by ArabTRUST in 2008. In 2017, the Charity was re-launched as the sole deliverer of community engagement on behalf of Dundee United Football Club. We have defined a thorough and ambitious three-year strategic plan based on the needs of the local community based on:
The communities of Dundee work together in becoming happier and healthier and that people are encouraged to be the very best that they can be
To become a key player in the local community and drive positive change through innovative projects, specifically targeted at those in most need
| Under 5’s and Primary School Children in Deprived Areas | Disinterested Secondary School Pupils | Looked After Children and Young People | Bored Young People | Unemployed | Those with a Disability | Carers | Elderly and Lonely | Persons Affected by Substance Abuse | Under-Represented Groups | Sports for All |
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For any information on the work of the Charity prior to the re-launch under the brand Dundee United Community Trust, please visit our old website.
Football will once again be available free to disadvantaged young people across Dundee this season thanks to the generosity of Dundee United FC and its fans. For over a decade the Club, its supporters, Dundee United Community Trust, and Dundee City Council have joined forces to give away free season tickets for Tannadice. Younger supporters Read more about United for Kids 2017/2018[…]
As you may be aware, J league has changed and we now offer: Tiny Tangerines: 2-4 year olds Young Tangerines: P1 – P3 J League: P4 – S1 As part of this we have also updated our coaching programme to include weekly rotating themes including: Heading, Finishing, Dribbling, Defending, 1v1 as well as small sided Read more about Our Coaches Try Out Our Revamped Structure[…]
We are delighted to announce that we are taking part in the Dundee Kiltwalk 2017 and we want you to join us! Our Chairman (David Dorward), Head of Operations (Jamie Kirk), Community Programme Manager (Gordon Grady) and Charity Trustee (Colin Clement) have all already committed to raise funds for DUCT by taking part in the Read more about Dundee Kiltwalk 2017 – Get Involved[…]
Our walking footballers joined forces with Dundee East Community Sports Club to take part in the Scottish Walking Football Festival at Glasgow Green earlier today. For some of our group it was their first organised game for some time but it was great to be involved. Jamie Kirk believes it was a great opportunity for Read more about Walking Football Festival – 24th June 2017, Glasgow Green[…]
Walking Basketball – With Dundee Madsons We are delighted to announce a new partnership with Dundee Madsons which will see us team up to deliver Walking Basketball sessions for men and women over 50. This is the next progression for our ambitious plans to sustain a Walking Sports Club in the City and is thanks Read more about Walking Basketball – New Partnership with Dundee Madsons BC[…]
We wrote to our existing J League members over the weekend to let them know that we are introducing a new structure for the 2017/2018 season. There are a number of reasons for the changes but some of the main ones are summarised below: As the official Charity Partner of Dundee United Football Read more about J League is Changing![…]
“Football contributes so much more than just physical activity” Before the end of the 2016/2017 football season, we had the pleasure of seeing the fantastic work of the boys and Girls at Grange Pre-School Playgroup who have been learning about football and Dundee United for 3-4 months. As part of their work, the kids designed Read more about Grange Pre-School Playgroup Project Highlights Power of Football in Education[…]
First Team Manager Visits Homework Club We received a surprise visit from First Team Manager Ray McKinnon at our Homework Club project last week, just as the kids were taking on his role in mock press conferences. The aim of the exercise, with P4 pupils from St Peter and Pauls Primary School, was to develop Read more about Special Guest Attends Homework Club[…]
Dundee United Community Trust, thanks to generous funding received from Robertson Trust and Alexander Moncur Trust, are recruiting for a full-time projects assistant on an initial 1 year fixed term contract (funding for an additional year is available depending on performance). The salary is £13,650 per annum on a 35 hours per week contract and Read more about We’re Hiring! Full-Time Projects Assistant Post Available Now[…]