Volunteers kick off your season


Volunteers are the backbone of grassroots football

Without a volunteer our beautiful game just wouldn't be as great it is. over 400,00 volunteers in England give dedication and committed to the 37,000 clubs in the country to allow our players go out every day and play the game we love

West Riding FA Recognises the value of volunteers in the running and development of football at every level.

Could you do it?

Get into Volunteering

 Volunteers are a major asset and if properly managed, can make a huge contribution to the success of your club & league.

Volunteers kick off your season
Safeguarding and Welfare


Whatever your involvement in football, you have a responsibility to make our game as safe and enjoyable as possible for everyone.

This is particularly true if your role as a volunteer involves working or being with children and young people under the age of 18.

Find out how The FA and the West Riding FA manages safeguarding nationally and locally. You’ll also find detailed information on the game’s safeguarding strategy, and how it applies to you.



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Criminal Records Checks

Keep up to date with our local safeguarding activities. You’ll find details of forthcoming safeguarding training courses and workshops, how to obtain a Criminal Record Check (CRC) if you need one – and lots of other relevant information.
Inclusion - Football is For All


Football is open and accessible for all