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Volunteering Opportunity at Slades Park Pavilion

Volunteering Opportunity at Slades Park Pavilion

Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 09:45

This is an exciting opportunity to support our café and Pavilion as a hub for linking the park's provision of physical activity offerings with the local community. Read More »

Opening School Facilities - The Bourne Academy

Opening School Facilities - The Bourne Academy

Posted: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 15:17

Active Dorset is very pleased to see recognition of The Bourne Academy for their achievements in embedding a long term positive approach to opening their facilities at scale for the local community. Read More »

New cricket facility at Slades Park

New cricket facility at Slades Park

Posted: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 12:26

Active Dorset, the ECB and Winton Cricket Club have combined to provide a new non-turf facility for Slades Park. Read More »

5 minute questionnaire about free Digital Marketing training and networking

5 minute questionnaire about free Digital Marketing training and networking

Posted: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 10:55

Sport England is embarking on a project to help clubs and other frontline sports and physical activity groups understand and use digital marketing better. Read More »

£50K awarded to enhance social prescribing to nature, arts and physical activities in Dorset

£50K awarded to enhance social prescribing to nature, arts and physical activities in Dorset

Posted: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 14:04

A new partnership, led by The Arts Development Company, celebrates securing £50K to embed green social prescribing in health care. Read More »

Sense Active – Supporting people with complex disabilities to live life to the full

Sense Active – Supporting people with complex disabilities to live life to the full

Posted: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 14:17

National charity 'Sense' work to support people with complex disabilities, and those who are deafblind, to learn to communicate, express themselves and develop the skills to enable them to live life to the full. Read More »

Mind’s Mental Health in Physical Activity Survey

Mind’s Mental Health in Physical Activity Survey

Posted: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 14:09

Mind have launched a Mental Health in Physical Activity Survey for Grassroots sport and physical activity organisations who work at a county to national level in England and Wales. Read More »

Social Prescribing Projects announced in the South West

Social Prescribing Projects announced in the South West

Posted: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 13:48

5 place-based partnerships in the South West have been awarded funding through the Thriving Communities Fund, which is delivered in unique partnership between the National Academy for Social Prescribing, Arts Council England, Historic England and Natural England, NHS England and Improvement, Sport England, the Money and Pensions Service, and NHS Charities Together to further advance social prescribing and support communities as they recover from COVID-19. Read More »

Thriving Communities webinar: Midlands collaboration opportunity

Thriving Communities webinar: Midlands collaboration opportunity

Posted: Fri, 19 Mar 2021 09:16

Derbyshire pilot project - digital system for social prescribing referrals and outcomes monitoring. Read More »

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