Sporting Chance provides support to current and retired professional athletes. Below is a list of the sports we currently support as well as a step-by-step guide on how an athlete can go about getting help from us.
We currently support individuals from the following sports:
Football, Rugby League, Cricket , Horseracing, Squash, Darts, Snooker, Tennis
If you are a sportsperson looking for support please click here. If you're unsure if you qualify for our services please feel free to still give us a ring as we're always happy to help.
OUR PATHWAY: STEPS TO GETTING YOU THE SUPPORT YOU NEED
If you are a current or former participant in any of the sports mentioned above and are struggling in any way with how you are feeling you can call us 24/7, or alternatively drop us an email or fill in a contact form.
For more information on what we can help with please
If you play football or rugby league please call 07500 000777
Any other sports call 07780 008877
After getting in contact you will have an initial chat with a member of our friendly triage team. Following this you will then...
Undergo an assessment and may be referred to our residential clinic (if you have a problematic relationship with gambling, alcohol or other drugs)
Have the option to try talking therapy, either face-to-face or online (this is usually between six to twelve sessions, sometimes longer)
Be referred for a mental health assessment (if you are presenting with acute symptoms of mental illness that may require medication and or specialist care)