Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 14:44
Activity Alliance is pleased to unveil their new engagement resource titled 'Inclusive activity: taking a person-centred approach' which is attached below.
The resource explains the concept of 'intersectionality' in relation to disabled people. It highlights how a person's social identities connect and overlap; and how this can influence their activity levels. It encourages sport and leisure organisations to look beyond standard demographics and take a person-centred approach when planning and providing opportunities. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 11:07
Supported by Dewsbury Memories, the Yorkshire Cricket Foundation are pleased to be delivering online Sporting Reminscence sessions in the Skipton area. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 12:00
The Virtual Challenge Series, a fun participation event taking place between August 2020 and January 2021. The series is delivered in partnership between CP Sport and LimbPower. We are inviting our members and those with Cerebral Palsy and associated physical impairments and their families to take part. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 24 Jul 2020 10:18
From Activity Alliance and members
An open letter urging sport and leisure decision makers to put disabled people's inclusion at the heart of plans and preparations as restrictions are lifted further. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Jun 2020 11:50
England Netball excited to bring you a new, innovative SEN & Leadership Programme - Blended Netball!
It's a secondary school, peer to peer programme designed for mainstream girls to deliver netball to girls with special educational needs within their schools.
Designed to develop life/interpersonal skills such as leadership, communication and empathy, in line with other leadership programmes such as Duke of Edinburgh, it will provide netball for pupils who may not otherwise be involved in the sport. Sessions are completely pupil led meaning there's a real hands-off approach. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 19 Jun 2020 14:09
As more opportunities to be active resume, new guidance released today will help providers to enable welcoming, and more accessible environments. Activity Alliance has published Reopening Activity: An inclusive response, in consultation with partners across sport, leisure and disability equality. The national charity wants providers to consider the guidance as part of their ongoing commitment to disabled people's inclusion. Read More »
Posted: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 14:03
Activity Alliance is sharing the top ways to adapt activities so more people can stay in and work out. The STEP tool is one of the most effective ways to use household items to be active. STEP stands for Space, Task, Equipment and People. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 16:41
WheelPower believe that lives can be transformed through sport and physical activity and today they are launching this set of Yoga videos to encourage wheelchair users to exercise from the comfort of their... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 14:19
A new groundbreaking report shows failings across sectors will continue to steer disabled children into an inactive adulthood if we do not act now. My Active Future, from Activity Alliance, calls for more commitment from every sector of our society to ensure all children and young people benefit from an active lifestyle. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 11 Mar 2020 15:43
An interactive workshop to gain an insight into living with sight loss. Explore ideas for making your organisation more accessible.
About this Event
An interactive workshop to gain an insight into living with sight loss. Explore ideas for making your organisation more accessible to people living with sight loss. The event will be at MySight York 14 Merchants Place, Merchantgate, York, YO1 9TU Read More »