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New Activity Alliance strategy launched as poll findings reveal pandemic impact

New Activity Alliance strategy launched as poll findings reveal pandemic impact

Posted: Wed, 12 May 2021 09:00

New findings published today by national charity Activity Alliance reveal the growing impact of the pandemic on disabled people.

Just over 7 in 10 disabled people (72%) agree that the coronavirus pandemic...

New Network of Mental Health Champions

New Network of Mental Health Champions

Posted: Mon, 10 May 2021 13:00

The Mind Sport and Activity Network for Yorkshire and Humber is establishing a network of mental health champions across the region to work with their local sports club or group to support members and...

#StopOnlineAbuse - We Support the Call

#StopOnlineAbuse - We Support the Call

Posted: Fri, 30 Apr 2021 10:14

You may have seen that Kick It Out, The FA, The Premier League and multiple bodies in football are leading a social media blackout this weekend in response to the ongoing and sustained discriminatory abuse...

Opening School Facilities Phase 2

Opening School Facilities Phase 2

Posted: Fri, 16 Apr 2021 09:52

Funding now available to help reenergise after-school sport provision.

Following the recent Sport England announcement that £10.1 million of Department for Education (DfE) funding will be invested...

Return to Play

Return to Play

Posted: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 13:44

As some indoor sport reopens this week, Sport England has prepared some advice and ideas based on the tracking and monitoring they've been doing with people around their attitudes, intentions and feelings...

1.1 Million raised for good causes

1.1 Million raised for good causes

Posted: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 11:50

Fundraising has been hard this past year so it's great to see our clubs who use easyfundraising benefitting from a share of £1.1 Million in free donations.

If your club isn't using easyfundraising...

Food vouchers and activity packs to support families over Easter holiday

Food vouchers and activity packs to support families over Easter holiday

Posted: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 16:11

Families on low incomes in North Yorkshire will receive support this Easter in the form of food vouchers and holiday activity packs for children.

The Covid Winter Grant Scheme will provide food voucher...

Getting Yorkshire and Humber active after Covid-19 - Policy Yorkshire

Getting Yorkshire and Humber active after Covid-19 - Policy Yorkshire

Posted: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 16:19

YORKSHIRE'S think tank is today launching a call for evidence on how to support people to become more active and access sport across the region as part of its recovery from the pandemic.

Massive inequalities...

Help From Home - easyfundraising

Help From Home - easyfundraising

Posted: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 09:24

Keeping funds coming in for your club is hard during these unusual times so we wanted to remind you about our partner, easyfundraising.

easyfundraising is a free service that can be used to raise extra...

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Financial support for flood-damaged facilities

Financial support for flood-damaged facilities

Posted: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 10:14

The Sport England Return to Play Fund is now open to applications from local authorities, leisure operators and other not-for-profit organisations needing funding to repair flood damage.

Emergency flood...