Becoming StreetMarked

StreetGames welcomes network applications from community, youth and sport organisations that share StreetGames' goal of changing lives, changing communities and changing sport. Successful candidates will receive StreetGames' seal of approval - the StreetMark.

Doorstep Sport is provision for disadvantaged young people that is delivered close to home, in the right place, right style, right time, at the right price and by the right people. Doorstep Sport is an effective intervention to engage young people in positive activities and is widely recognised across many sectors, including, the sport, youth, community safety and health sectors. By becoming a StreetMark holder you join up with over 750 like-minded organisations across the UK.

StreetMark is the front door to the StreetGames network of Doorstep Sport providers. Holding StreetMark demonstrates that an organisation meets the minimum standards for the delivery of Doorstep Sport, and shares a commitment to working with young people in areas of deprivation.

StreetMark:

  • involves some paper work but not too much. It is all done online.
  • is validated by one of the StreetGames regional team
  • is valid for 3 years
  • gives priority access to participate in new research and development
  • sends regular communication of network news, good practice and new opportunities
  • allows the use of the StreetGames logo for branded marketing material

Network members are able to access a wide range of programmes and utilise services and support ranging from:

  • Apprenticeships
  • Camps & residentials
  • Developing young volunteers
  • Doorstep Sport delivery programmes
  • Engaging Women & Girls in sport & physical activity (Us Girls)
  • Events and festivals
  • Fit and fed/Holiday hunger campaigns
  • Fundraising support for Doorstep Sport
  • Initiatives to improve mental wellbeing through sport
  • Pop Up sport opportunities
  • Research & insight
  • Tackling youth crime/ASB through sport
  • Training workshops & courses, including Doorstep Sport skills workshops, activators workshops and accredited qualifications

For more information about joining StreetGames and to complete a StreetMark application, please click the button below and follow the instructions for setting up a 'new applicant'. You will then be redirected to the StreetMark application.

StreetMark Application

Once you have submitted your application, a member of the StreetGames team will make contact to discuss your application further.