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More funding announced to help children return to sport & activity after school and during holidays

More funding announced to help children return to sport & activity after school and during holidays

Posted: Fri, 05 Feb 2021 11:55

The Department for Education are providing a £10m boost to help children get active

Sport England will Invest £10.1m from the government to help schools deliver extra -curricular activities...

Call to prioritise disabled people in sport and leisure as new research reveals huge pandemic impact

Call to prioritise disabled people in sport and leisure as new research reveals huge pandemic impact

Posted: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 09:24

Activity Alliance is urging decision makers in sport and leisure to prioritise disabled people as they strive to recover from the pandemic. The leading voice for disabled people in sport and activity is...

£20,000 funding helps Richmondshire pupils develop skills, wellbeing and resilience with North Yorkshire Sport

£20,000 funding helps Richmondshire pupils develop skills, wellbeing and resilience with North Yorkshire Sport

Posted: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 09:25

North Yorkshire Sport are delighted in being successful in receiving £20,000 to support the delivery of the Achieve programme which aims to support young people to develop resilience, physical and...

Tags: Achieve
Qwell for Men – Humber, Coast and Vale Health and Care Partnership On-line Resource

Qwell for Men – Humber, Coast and Vale Health and Care Partnership On-line Resource

Posted: Mon, 01 Feb 2021 15:53

What is QWELL for Men?

Qwell for Men is a safe and confidential online space for men to share experiences and gain support from a community or qualified professionals. They can join online peer support...

Active Employee Toolkit launched by Sport England

Active Employee Toolkit launched by Sport England

Posted: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 11:43

Sport England have pulled together a range of tips and tools employers can use to support the health and wellbeing of their employees through physical activity.

We understand this is a hugely challenging...

Uniting the Movement - Sport England's new 10 year Strategy is unveiled

Uniting the Movement - Sport England's new 10 year Strategy is unveiled

Posted: Tue, 26 Jan 2021 10:00

Uniting the Movement is the new Sport England 10-year vision to transform lives and communities through sport and physical activity.

As we adapt and rebuild from the huge disruption caused by the coronavirus...

CIMSPA backs national survey to benchmark the mental health of the fitness and leisure workforce

CIMSPA backs national survey to benchmark the mental health of the fitness and leisure workforce

Posted: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 11:32

CIMSPA are pleased to announce the launch of a national survey to litmus test mental health at every level of the fitness and active leisure workforce, in association with Workplace Mental Wealth.

They...

Active Lives Children's Survey Latest Findings

Active Lives Children's Survey Latest Findings

Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:23

The Active Lives Children and Young People Survey is a National survey that takes a world-leading approach to gathering data on how children engage with sport and physical activity. It gives valuable insight...

Seven in 10 adults are motivated to get healthier in 2021 due to COVID-19

Seven in 10 adults are motivated to get healthier in 2021 due to COVID-19

Posted: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 11:28

Almost half of the population (43%) feel more motivated to make changes to their life than they did in January 20201

  • For those aged 40-60, eating more healthily (40%), losing weight (39%) and exercising...
What the new national lockdown means for sport and physical activity in England

What the new national lockdown means for sport and physical activity in England

Posted: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 08:04

On Monday 4 January, the Prime Minister announced a new national lockdown to counter the steep rise in coronavirus (Covid-19) infections in England.

The new restrictions become law on Wednesday 6 January,...