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Firmitude is a community group for women to engage in active play for a bout of 'incidental fitness'

Firmitude is a community group for women to engage in active play for a bout of 'incidental fitness'

Posted: Sun, 01 Sep 2019 12:36

Firmitude have received Satellite Club National Lottery funding from Active Dorset and they have already attracted more than 40 females into football-related physical activity, creating volunteering opportunities for several females in the process.

Tags: Active Dorset, Firmitude, National Lottery Funding, Satellite Club, Volunteering

Olympic and Paralympic Gold Medallists join children and families in launching Travel to Tokyo at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Olympic and Paralympic Gold Medallists join children and families in launching Travel to Tokyo at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Posted: Wed, 19 Jun 2019 10:02

Seven years on from London 2012, young people and families are harnessing the power of the Olympic and Paralympic Movements, to get fit and active together.

Tags: Get Set, National Lottery Funding, Olympic and Paralympic Games, Sport England, Travel to Tokyo

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.

Tags: Active Dorset, Dorset Mind, Get Set to Go, Mental Health, Mind Charity, National Lottery Funding, Physical & Mental Health, Physical Activity, Sport England

Inspirational Dorset Satellite Club Video

Inspirational Dorset Satellite Club Video

Posted: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 10:28

Active Dorset have produced a Satellite Club case study video, evidencing the impact of three inspirational Satellite Clubs funded in 2018.

Tags: Bournemouth Young Carers, DREC, Emotional Wellbeing, National Lottery Funding, Physical Health, Satellite Clubs, Space, Sport England