Leicestershire and Rutland Playing Fields Association is a long established, independent charity whose aim is to promote, support and advise on the provision of children’s play at playing fields, playgrounds and recreational areas across the region.
Our main aims are:
- Protect and enhance all outdoor community recreational spaces, including playing fields, sport pitches, children’s playgrounds, parks and other play spaces across the region.
- Encourage high quality, adequate facilities that are available to all, with emphasis on promoting wellbeing and safety through the provision of technical help and advice to sports clubs and associated organisations
- Promote new ways of making sport young and mature people with special needs to participate.
- Offer funds through grants to further these aims and enhance sports facilities and recreational facilities