Reclink Australia is a charitable organisation whose mission is to provide sporting, social and arts activities to enhance the lives of people experiencing disadvantage.
Targeting some of the communities most vulnerable and isolated people – those who experience mental illness, disability, homelessness, substance abuse issues, addictions, and social and economic hardship – Reclink has facilitated cooperative partnerships with a network of over 200 member agencies Nationally who are also committed to encouraging participation by a population group under-represented in sport and arts programs.
Reclink, through a range of structured and informal programs and activities, promotes and delivers the health, social and economic benefits of physical activity to an otherwise largely inactive population group.
COLLINGWOOD KNIGHTS FC
Born from the need for all people to have access to recreation activities and proudly supported by Reclink and the Caveman Club, the new RecLeague team, The Collingwood Knights, played their first game at Victoria Park on Wednesday, July 16th 2008.
Under beautiful blue skys and lead by 67 game Magpie champion of the early 80's, David Twomey, the new Collingwood team took on the St Kilda Sacred Hearts.