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Active Ageing Year Review

Active Ageing Year Review

Posted: Wed, 29 Jan 2020 14:14

Active Dorset is pleased to be able to share some of the progress from year one of our systems change approach to embed Physical Activity. Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Physical Activity, systems change approach

Three Picnic in the Park events taking place during September

Three Picnic in the Park events taking place during September

Posted: Sun, 01 Sep 2019 17:00

Active Dorset's Active Ageing project aims to support sustained physical activity behaviour in Dorset's 55-65 year old population by providing individuals with the skills and advice that will help them to feel more confident in being regularly physically active. Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Collaborative Working, Picnic in the Park

Wellbeing events roll out across the county

Wellbeing events roll out across the county

Posted: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 13:55

Part of our Active Ageing Project at Active Dorset is about adopting a systems change approach to create a culture where it's easier to be physically active. Wellbeing events are part of our approach to raise awareness of the range of local activity opportunities available and empower people to live more active lifestyles. Working collaboratively with partner organisations to deliver these events is a fundamental part of our approach to getting the right atmosphere to events and ensuring they are successful. Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Active Dorset, Cancer Wellbeing Events, Picnic in the Park, Systems Change

Picnic in the Park: Living Well, Loving Nature

Picnic in the Park: Living Well, Loving Nature

Posted: Wed, 01 May 2019 09:34

Active Dorset's Active Ageing project have been involved in organising health and wellbeing events in your local community! The events have been organised to bring people together outdoors and to showcase some of the local opportunities and activities they can get involved with to improve their health and wellbeing - whilst getting to enjoy our lovely environment as the same time. Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Active Dorset, Dorset, Dorset Local Nature Partnership, Health and wellbeing events, Natural Choices, Naturally Healthy Month, Picnic in the Park, Stepping into Nature

The Active Ageing Pathway Evaluation

The Active Ageing Pathway Evaluation

Posted: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 15:47

The Active Ageing Pathway Evaluation seeks to explore the mechanisms by which a novel physical activity pathway facilitates physical activity behaviour change in inactive older adults in Dorset. Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Behaviour Change, Bournemouth University Clinical Research Unit, Evaluation, Inactivity, Physical Activity, Research, Sport England

Dorset Cancer Wellbeing Events showcase Support Services & Physical Activity Opportunities

Dorset Cancer Wellbeing Events showcase Support Services & Physical Activity Opportunities

Posted: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 09:00

In September and October two cancer wellbeing events were held at the Lighthouse Poole and Village Hotel Bournemouth. These form the start of regular wellbeing events for anyone undergoing treatment for cancer at Bournemouth and Poole Hospitals. Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Cancer, Cancer Recovery, Wellbeing Event, living Well, physical activity, support services