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Croydon Eagles Flying high again!

Mind in Croydon’s football team, the Croydon Eagles regain The National Football Therapy Cup in superb tournament football performance. Over 100 young adults from clubs across England and Wales contested the 4th Lewes FC National Football Therapy Cup at The Dripping Pan yesterday, with the Croydon Eagles avenging their narrow defeat by Everton in the final last …

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Croydon Eagles Season Review 2015-2016

The Croydon Eagles have just completed another successful season; we completed the double in the Surrey Community Inclusion League. We began the season by retaining the Community Cup coming top in a round robin format. We followed this up with a highly impressive league campaign giving a number of top drawer performances and almost going …

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World Mental Health Day with Croydon Eagles

To mark World Mental Health Day on 10th October 2016 the Croydon Eagles (Mind in Croydon’s mental health football team run by Active Minds in partnership with the Crystal Palace Foundation) stretched our resources and legs to get two teams to two tournaments on the same day. Our old friends at ‘Love Me Love My …

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Palace Fans raise funds for Mind in Croydon

Crystal Palace Football Club (CPFC) Foundation are delighted to announce that all of the money has been collected from the Foundation’s 83 mile bike ride with Saints fans to Southampton which coincided with the last game of the season at St Mary’s. The money was shared equally between Mind in Croydon, which was one of …

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Croydon Eagles Victory in Brighton

The Croydon Eagles have just completed a brilliant Victory at Brighton’s mental health tournament. The competition took place to celebrate World Mental Health Day and featured teams from all over the South of England. The games were played in a competitive but very enjoyable way. The participating teams included sides from Brighton, Arsenal, Charlton, Portsmouth, …

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Make Ours A Treble

The Croydon Eagles are the Mind in Croydon and CPFC Foundation mental health football team. We’ve just completed our most successful season to date that ended with three trophies as well as hosting our first tournament. The season began with a trip to Walton-on-Thames to compete in our first competition in the Surrey League we …

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Croydon Eagles Mental Health Football Tournament

We’d like to invite you to the first Croydon Eagles Mental Health Football Tournament on Friday 24th July 11am to 3pm in the CPFC Academy Dome. We are aiming for 8 teams of 6 a aside for a friendly, all abilities tournament with plenty of playing time. There will be a £20 per team registration fee …

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Croydon Eagles soaring

The ‘Croydon Eagles’ football team were set up as part of the partnership work between Mind Croydon and the Crystal Palace FC Foundation – the charity of Premier League side Crystal Palace FC. As the official Crystal Palace FC Foundation adult mental health football team, they exist for men and women who have experienced mental …

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Croydon Eagles win third trophy!

The Croydon Eagles Mental Health Team have won their third major trophy of the footballing season as they clinched the title at the Lewes FC Football Therapy Cup 5 a-side tournament, run by the National Mental Health Charity, Together. Read more on this article here

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Comic Relief visit the Mind football team

Earlier in the year Staff and Chief Executives of both Comic Relief and Cisco Systems (one of their large corporate donors) visited our Football group. The visit took place during the weekly training at Crystal Palace Sports National Sports Centre so that Cisco Systems could see the type of project their money is invested in. …

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