Footy


August 22, 2019

A Powerful Partnership

AllPlay was honoured to be invited to showcase our range of resources at Hawthorn Football Club’s inaugural #Inclusion Match when it took on the Gold Coast Suns on […]
May 14, 2019

Making Sports and Dance fit for All Kids: An International AllPlay Model

We are proud to announce that Deakin University and the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) have developed a research collaboration to combine a unique and […]
April 16, 2019

Making Sports and Dance fit for All Kids: An International AllPlay Model

Deakin University and UCLA have developed a research collaboration to combine a unique and world-first opportunity to introduce the AllPlay model of inclusion to the global […]
October 16, 2018

AllPlay Dance kicks off with a special performance by children with cerebral palsy

The AllPlay online dance resources to support inclusion in dance for kids with disabilities was officially launched on Sunday, 7 October 2018 by Deakin Vice-Chancellor Professor […]
August 1, 2018

Come and try Aussie Rules with Saints Play

St Kilda Football Club is committed to supporting all children to play Aussie Rule Footy and to provide extra support to children who have developmental challenge […]
August 1, 2018

AllPlay at the National Sports Convention

The National Sports Convention was held on 16-18 July at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. The National Sports Convention is now recognised as Australasia’s largest […]

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AllPlay Newsletter Archive

August 1, 2018

Come and try Aussie Rules with Saints Play

St Kilda Football Club is committed to supporting all children to play Aussie Rule Footy and to provide extra support to children who have developmental challenge […]
June 4, 2018

Can playing footy help kids with autism?

According to a recent Deakin study published in the Journal of Motor Learning and Development, simple adaptations to the Auskick program can encourage children with Autistic […]
April 14, 2018
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The new AllPlay Footy website

The new AllPlay Footy website has been released! In addition to resources for coaches, kids and parents, we have new information for Footy clubs and health […]
November 6, 2017

AllPlay Footy is a VicHealth Finalist!

AllPlay Footy has been named a finalist in health promotion’s night of nights, the VicHealth Awards. The Deakin Child Study Centre has been recognised for AllPlay […]
November 6, 2017

Making footy Accessible

See what Matt Finnis, St Kilda Football Club CEO has to say about including kids with disabilities in footy! Watch the video.
November 5, 2017

Deakin study shows benefits of Auskick program for kids with autism

New Deakin University research shows simple adaptions to the NAB AFL Auskick program can encourage kids with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to increase physical activity and […]