Men's Health

Charlton Athletic Community Trust (CACT) runs a variety of different programmes to improve men's health. From weekly social evenings to a weight management course, there is something for everyone.

Walking Football

Walking Football Takes place at Eltham Goals on Tuesday mornings and at Charlton Athletic Football Club Training Ground in Sparrows Lane, New Eltham on Thursday evenings.

Aimed at men aged 50+, walking football is a non-contact version of the game which helps to maintain a healthy lifestyle while also creating a social atmosphere that men from all walks of life can enjoy. Whether you've never played before, played when you were younger or had to stop due to an injury, walking football is a great way to get involved.

Cost: £3 a session or £10 a month

Tuesday morning session

Time: 10am - 11.30am

Location: Eltham Goals, Baldon Sports Ground, London, SE9 5LU.

Thursday evening session

Time: 6.30pm - 8pm

Location: CAFC Training Ground, Sparrows Lane, London, SE9 2JR.

Temperature checks are taken upon arrival.

(April 2016)

Email matt.phillips@cact.org.uk to book a place, or just turn up and pay cash on the day.


Men's Social Evening

CACT's Men's Social Evenings run every Monday at The Valley. This group provides the opportunity for men to come together, with others, to build new relationships, connect with others and support one another in a fun, friendly and social way. The weekly group enjoy a variety of different activities from taking trips to local amenities like crazy golf, the cinema and even the local pub to taking advantage of what Valley Central, where the evenings are held, has to offer, including table tennis and pool.

Cost: Free

Day: Monday

Time: 7pm - 9pm

Location: Valley Central, Floyd Road, London, SE7 8BL.

(March 2018)


CACT also runs the FIT FANS programme for men and women aged 35-65 who want to get fitter. Click here for more information about FIT FANS.

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