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Sign up to be part of the South West Mental Health & Physical Activity Hub

Sign up to be part of the South West Mental Health & Physical Activity Hub

Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 14:00

Active Dorset was recently successful in the application to coordinate the regional Mind hub for the south west. This was an opportunity to receive funding and support from Mind's Physical Activity team to become a Hub and be responsible for a Regional... Read More »

Gary Head completes mammoth 630 mile run around the South West Coast Path

Gary Head completes mammoth 630 mile run around the South West Coast Path

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.

Gary started in Minehead on May... Read More »

Dorset Mind & Active Dorset are using the power of physical activity to improve mental health

Dorset Mind & Active Dorset are using the power of physical activity to improve mental health

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.

Through this work, Dorset Mind will support people experiencing... Read More »

Gary Head begins 'Miles for Minds' Challenge

Gary Head begins 'Miles for Minds' Challenge

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.

Over the course of six weeks, Gary will be running the entire length of the coast... Read More »

England Athletics are encouraging people to #runandtalk

England Athletics are encouraging people to #runandtalk

Posted: Mon, 25 Sep 2017 10:45

To support Wolrd Mental Health Day on Tuesday 10th October England Athletics are encouraging people to #runandtalk to improve their mental wellbeing through running and to break down the stigma associated with mental health by getting people talking about... Read More »

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