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SPACE Youth Project start their Satellite Club journey

SPACE Youth Project start their Satellite Club journey

Posted: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 12:03

Over 20 young people attended the first self-defence Satellite Club delivered by Tara Vachell from Focus Krav Maga in conjunction with SPACE, the LGBTQ+ charity on 29th November. The sessions take place at Bournemouth & Poole College (North Road)... Read More »

Tags: Dorset, Funding, LGBT+, Physical Activity, Satellite Club, Self-defence, Sport England, Youth Project

LiveWell Dorset Celebrate the Launch of 'My LiveWell'

LiveWell Dorset Celebrate the Launch of 'My LiveWell'

Posted: Thu, 13 Dec 2018 13:31

Our friends at LiveWell Dorset celebrate the launch of 'My LiveWell' this week. The online platform will help reach many more people across Dorset, as we work together to promote healthy lifestyle support available to Dorset residents.

Tags: Behaviour Change, Dorset, Healthy Lifestyles, Live Well, Livewell Dorset, Physical Activity, Physical Activity Pathway

More than 40% of Children and Young People lead active lives

More than 40% of Children and Young People lead active lives

Posted: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:25

World-leading survey reveals insight into activity levels of children and young people in England.

Tags: Active Lives, Active Lives Children Survey, Children & Young People, Physical Activity, School Sport

LiveWell Dorset Celebrate the Launch of 'My LiveWell'

LiveWell Dorset Celebrate the Launch of 'My LiveWell'

Posted: Thu, 29 Nov 2018 19:04

Our friends at LiveWell Dorset celebrate the launch of 'My LiveWell' this week. The online platform will help reach many more people across Dorset, as we work together to promote healthy lifestyle support available to Dorset residents.

Tags: Behaviour Change, Dorset, Healthy Lifestyles, Live Well, Livewell Dorset, Physical Activity, Physical Activity Pathway

Satellite Club Funding for Dorset LGBT+ Youth Project!

Satellite Club Funding for Dorset LGBT+ Youth Project!

Posted: Fri, 16 Nov 2018 11:08

Active Dorset are hugely excited to announce a new partnership with SPACE Youth Project who will be receiving Satellite Club funding until 2020.

Tags: Dorset, Funding, LGBT+, Physical Activity, Satellite Club, Self-defence, Sport England, Youth Project

Funding available to support health and wellbeing for schools

Funding available to support health and wellbeing for schools

Posted: Tue, 23 Oct 2018 10:26

Public Health Dorset is encouraging schools to apply for money to help improve emotional and mental health and wellbeing through physical activity for their whole school community.

Tags: Dorset, Emotional Wellbeing, Funding, Mental Health & Wellbeing, Physical Activity, Public Health Dorset, School Sport, Schools, The Emotional and Mental Health Wellbeing Through Physical Activity Fund, Whole School Approach

Dorset Cancer Wellbeing Events showcase Support Services & Physical Activity Opportunities

Dorset Cancer Wellbeing Events showcase Support Services & Physical Activity Opportunities

Posted: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 09:00

In September and October two cancer wellbeing events were held at the Lighthouse Poole and Village Hotel Bournemouth. These form the start of regular wellbeing events for anyone undergoing treatment for cancer at Bournemouth and Poole Hospitals.

Tags: Active Ageing, Cancer, Cancer Recovery, Wellbeing Event, living Well, physical activity, support services

#MovingCan Campaign

#MovingCan Campaign

Posted: Thu, 26 Jul 2018 10:25

"If the effects of exercise could be bottled, it would be the medicine of the century"

Tags: #MovingCan, Health & Wellbeing, MovingCan, Physical Activity, Physical Activity Benefits

Sport England releases latest snapshot of the activity habits of the nation

Sport England releases latest snapshot of the activity habits of the nation

Posted: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 14:43

  • 27.7 million people (61.8% of the adult population) do the 150 minutes of activity each week recommended by the Chief Medical Officer
  • Walking remains the most popular way to get active, and there's been a rise in the number of people doing interval training... Read More »

Tags: Active Lives Survey, Active Nation, Sport England, physical activity, sport

School Travel Health Check (STHC)

School Travel Health Check (STHC)

Posted: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:23

The STHC analysis service is interested in how children travel to school and how far they travel to get there.

Tags: Active Travel, Health & Well-being, Physical Activity, School Sport