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Young Changemakers in Sport celebrated at national charity awards!

Young Changemakers in Sport celebrated at national charity awards!

Posted: Thu, 01 Dec 2022 11:40

Holly Gate, an 18-year-old from Swanage has won a prestigious national charity award for helping to change lives through Sport, PE, Physical Activity and Play.

Now in the second year, the Youth Sport Trust's Young Changemaker Awards celebrate young people... Read More »

New long-term partnerships with disability charities

New long-term partnerships with disability charities

Posted: Thu, 01 Dec 2022 10:42

Taken from SportEngland.org

Three disability charities are the latest to join our list of long-term partnerships as we look to deliver our ambitious 10-year strategy Uniting the Movement.

Sense, Mencap and Special Olympics GB join more than 120 organisations... Read More »

Disability Inclusion Club Hub Tool

Disability Inclusion Club Hub Tool

Posted: Wed, 30 Nov 2022 10:41

Disability Inclusion Club Hub Tool

The Club Matters team, in partnership with the Activity Alliance, are excited to announce the release of the new Disability Inclusion Club Hub Tool.

This self-assessment tool is designed to support organisations to assess... Read More »

Healthcare professionals help patients feel benefits of being active

Healthcare professionals help patients feel benefits of being active

Posted: Wed, 30 Nov 2022 10:12

More than 100 leaders from across the health and sport sectors joined us and the Office for Health Improvement and Disparities (OHID) earlier today to celebrate a milestone for our Moving Healthcare Professionals Programme.

The programme works to embed... Read More »

Together Fund grants reach 30 projects

Together Fund grants reach 30 projects

Posted: Fri, 25 Nov 2022 11:49

Local projects benefiting from our allocation of Sport England's 'Together Fund' have now reached a total of 30 projects across the Dorset area.

We are also working alongside local Videographer Alex Bowdery from Playmotion visuals, to create a series of... Read More »

We Are Undefeatable tackles the winter blues with activity

We Are Undefeatable tackles the winter blues with activity

Posted: Fri, 25 Nov 2022 11:37

As the clocks go back and the hours of daylight decrease, the We Are Undefeatable campaign continues with TV's Dr Zoe Williams' ten top tips to boost your mood through movement this winter.

A continuation of the Move to Your Mood campaign burst that launched... Read More »

Exercise toolkit looks to improve physical and mental wellbeing of patients in secure psychiatric facilities

Exercise toolkit looks to improve physical and mental wellbeing of patients in secure psychiatric facilities

Posted: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 15:11

A new physical activity toolkit for patients and staff in secure services has been launched by Loughborough University academics.

The 'Move More' resources, developed by Dr Florence Kinnafick, Research Associate Dr Justine Anthony, and a team of researchers... Read More »

Pre- and postnatal exercise programmes launched by Our Parks

Pre- and postnatal exercise programmes launched by Our Parks

Posted: Tue, 15 Nov 2022 09:20

New and expectant mothers are being helped to get active thanks to new free programmes from Our Parks, designed specifically for them.

We've invested £311,000 of National Lottery money in Our Parks to develop, while working closely with London Sport... Read More »

Dorset Demons Wheelchair Basketball Club purchase new Chairs using Together Fund grant.

Dorset Demons Wheelchair Basketball Club purchase new Chairs using Together Fund grant.

Posted: Tue, 01 Nov 2022 09:11

We are really proud to be supporting Dorset Demons Wheelchair Basketball Club, who have benefited from two rounds of funding from Sport England's #togetherfund.

This time, the money has helped to purchase new wheelchairs, allowing more participants to... Read More »

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