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Who says? The new campaign calling time on negative perceptions

Who says? The new campaign calling time on negative perceptions

Posted: Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:00

  • Who says it's not a real sport if you have to adapt it?
  • Who says disabled people aren't competitive?

A new exciting campaign from Activity Alliance is calling time on negative perceptions about disability, inclusion and sport and asks – who says?... Read More »

New strategy to change the reality of disability, inclusion and sport

New strategy to change the reality of disability, inclusion and sport

Posted: Thu, 06 Sep 2018 12:00

Activity Alliance today (6 September) releases a new three-year strategy – Achieving Inclusion Together. Determined to change the reality of disability, inclusion and sport, the charity looks to a future where disabled people are just as likely... Read More »

Blog: “I now feel confident to go out on my own”

Blog: “I now feel confident to go out on my own”

Posted: Fri, 31 Aug 2018 14:13

Hey, my name is Gabrielle aka "Gabs the Boxer", I'm 14 and live in Poole with my mum, brother Andre and twin sister Serena. I have mild cerebral palsy.

I began kickboxing five years ago but now I specialise in boxing with my coach, Mo Kargbo and I have... Read More »

New film collection highlights ways to apply Ten Principles in activities

New film collection highlights ways to apply Ten Principles in activities

Posted: Mon, 20 Aug 2018 15:46

Today Activity Alliance, supported by Sport England, is releasing five Ten Principles in action films. Following on from the first film released in June that introduced the Principles, viewers meet Shay, TP, Tony, Anthony and Hannah. The latest collection... Read More »

Activity Alliance releases updated inclusive communications resource

Activity Alliance releases updated inclusive communications resource

Posted: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 16:02

Activity Alliance is adding to its bank of resources with a series of new factsheets that support providers to be more accessible and inclusive in their communications. Written in partnership with Big Voice Communications and Sport England, each factsheet... Read More »

Activity Alliance releases Ten Principles film

Activity Alliance releases Ten Principles film

Posted: Tue, 12 Jun 2018 12:00

Activity Alliance, supported by Sport England, has today released the Ten Principles film to guide providers to deliver more appealing and inclusive opportunities. If embedded within planning and delivery, the principles can be the vital ingredient for... Read More »

English Federation of Disability Sport changes name to Activity Alliance

English Federation of Disability Sport changes name to Activity Alliance

Posted: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 10:30

The English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) is delighted to announce our new name. A first of many milestones in the charity's 20th anniversary year, from Thursday 26 April 2018 EFDS will be operating as Activity Alliance.

Commenting on the new name,... Read More »

Disability Sports in Dorset awarded grant

Disability Sports in Dorset awarded grant

Posted: Tue, 02 May 2017 11:31

Disability Sports in Dorset, with the help of Active Dorset and in partnership with Southbourne Tennis Club and Rossmore Leisure Centre have just been awarded a grant from Sport England for £9,500 to buy 15 multi use wheelchairs and a storage container.... Read More »

LimbPower launches new series of multi-sport events

LimbPower launches new series of multi-sport events

Posted: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:12

LimbPower announces a new series of have-a-go sport events for people with limb impairments in 2017. Three new multi-sport events will take place in Twickenham, Birmingham and Sheffield - offering amputees an opportunity to try out new sports and activities.... Read More »

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