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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 »

Mums and daughters inspired to spend #TimeTogether to tackle inactivity crisis

Mums and daughters inspired to spend #TimeTogether to tackle inactivity crisis

Posted: Tue, 04 Oct 2022 08:54

After an incredible summer of women's sport, which saw multiple attendance and viewing figures broken, the charity Women in Sport is encouraging mothers and their teenage daughters to spend #TimeTogether this October trying out new activities to experience the joy that sport and exercise can bring. 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 »

Active Dorset awarded further funding for tackling activity inequality

Active Dorset awarded further funding for tackling activity inequality

Posted: Tue, 09 Mar 2021 16:12

We have been awarded further National Lottery funding from Sport England's Tackling Inequalities Fund which can be used to tackle inequalities in physical activity levels for community organisations impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. There is a proportion of these funds still to be allocated so interested organisations can still apply to us. Read More »

Local participation in the Active Lives Survey (ALS) for Children and Young People

Local participation in the Active Lives Survey (ALS) for Children and Young People

Posted: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 11:41

During the pandemic, it is important for us to capture pupil voice, to understand the specific behaviours and attitudes of children and young people towards physical activity in BCP and the wider Dorset. The Active Lives Children and Young People Survey provides a means to ask how we can support our children better. Read More »

Active Dorset's partnership working celebrated in new Sport England strategy

Active Dorset's partnership working celebrated in new Sport England strategy

Posted: Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:50

We are delighted that our partnership working with Our Dorset Integrated Care System has been recognised and featured as a case study in the newly released Sport England Strategy - Uniting the Movement. Read More »

Physical Activity Strategy - Join our online conversation

Physical Activity Strategy - Join our online conversation

Posted: Fri, 22 Jan 2021 15:54

With our two health and wellbeing boards, Active Dorset and Public Health Dorset want to work with you to build a strategic approach to supporting more people to be more active across BCP and Dorset. Read More »

Slades Park Pavilion Café needs you!

Slades Park Pavilion Café needs you!

Posted: Tue, 06 Oct 2020 10:07

There are a brilliant group of local volunteers helping to run the café at Slades Park Pavilion and we are always keen to welcome new people to join us. Read More »

Active Dorset awarded funding for tackling activity inequality across Dorset

Active Dorset awarded funding for tackling activity inequality across Dorset

Posted: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 15:18

Active Dorset has been awarded £50,000 of National Lottery funding from Sport England's Tackling Inequalities Fund which aims to tackle inequalities in activity levels through working with its partners to reach those most in need as a result of the impact of COVID-19. Read More »

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