Tags: Mental Health
Posted: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 09:04
Active Dorset's Operations Manager, Gary Head, has just completed a mammoth 630 mile run around the South West Coast Path to raise funds for mental health charities in memory of a friend who took his life in January 2018.
Posted: Wed, 05 Jun 2019 14:24
Dorset Mind, the local mental health charity, has been awarded funding by Sport England and the National Lottery to help people to try new activities to help improve their physical and mental health.
Posted: Mon, 13 May 2019 09:34
As many of us are looking forward to a summer of BBQs and beer gardens, Active Dorset's Operations Manager Gary Head is shaping up for the physical challenge of a lifetime!
Posted: Thu, 04 Jan 2018 09:28
The Government is calling for responses to a new green paper setting out measures to improve mental health support for children and young people.
Posted: Thu, 02 Nov 2017 08:00
Whilst the physical benefits of running are well known, new research released today reveals that improvements in emotional health and wellbeing are being experienced by an extraordinary three-quarters of runners.
School P.E. nightmares mean women shun exercise – putting them at risk of poor physical and mental health
Posted: Mon, 11 Apr 2016 09:48
Women with mental health problems are not exercising because of bad experiences with P.E. at school – putting them at greater risk of poor physical, and mental, health the charity Mind has warned. More than half of women (57%) do not participate... Read More »