From The Start

Changing Lives Through Football

sheffield & Hallamshire County FA

"With you from the start" and "Changing lives through football"

We take great pride in our history while looking forward to the future.

We aim to inspire through engaging with our customers and igniting passion for grassroots football.

We will support you with football governance, development, education, safeguarding and welfare.




VISION - "Changing lives Through football"

MISSION - "Leading local football and delivering exceptional services"

South Yorkshire




The SHCFA Brand is split into 2 strands - SHCFA Corporate and SHCFA Grassroots

SHCFA Corporate - With you from the start



  • Remembering Our Heritage 
  • Our Mission, Vision and Values
  • Partnerships and Sponsorship 
  • Company Structure and Announcements
  • Funding and Grants

With you from the start as we aim to change and improve lives through football across South Yorkshire

SHCFA Grassroots - Changing Lives Through Football



  • Promoting our work in local grassroots football
  • Supporting Clubs, Leagues, Coaches, Referees and Players
  • Education courses and CPD events
  • SHCFA Cup Competitions
  • Events and Festivals
  • Club Mentor Programme
  • Funding and Support 




We are here to lead football locally

Making football easy to access and creating a safe and enjoyable experience FOR ALL

We do this by promoting all formats of football

By understanding our customers

Working with partners and stake holders

Enabling new opportunities

Supporting clubs and leagues

Developing the football workforce

Improving pitches and facilities

Making the game safe and enjoyable


Sheffield & Hallamshire CFA Logo - shcfa


Our new vision is "Changing lives through football". the county FA aspires to use football to improve the health and well being of as many of the 1.6 million people who live in the county as possible.


Our values will be key to our success and we will keep our values at the forefront of everything we do


  • Communicating and developing a culture of listening
  • Including customers and partners in decision making
  • Encouraging innovation and improvement
  • Promoting and enabling opportunities 

  • Providing clear processes and procedures
  • Always being open and honest
  • Demonstrating objectivity
  • Explaining the rationale for decisions

  • Empowering local communities to create an inclusive environment
  • Embracing and embedding a positive attitude to the game
  • Achieving a strong passionate workforce to run the game

  • Sharing positive experiences and the benefits of football
  • Inspiring our partners
  • Passing on our love of the game


Related Articles

View All