Posted: Mon, 02 Mar 2020 09:00
Background: At the core of Active Dorset's engagement with low levels of physical activity is the development of a volunteer workforce within the county. The creation of a new facility in Bournemouth, designed as a hub for advocating and encouraging more... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 11:53
Slades Park Pavilion are looking for volunteers!
This is an exciting opportunity to support our café and Pavilion as a hub for linking the park's provision of physical activity offerings with the local community.
Full volunteer training will be given... Read More »
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.
Their... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 09:29
The new Pavilion is opening up at Slades Park Pavilion, BH10 4HG at the end of May!
This is an exciting opportunity to support our café and Pavilion as a hub for linking the park's provision of physical activity offerings with the local community.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:10
On the 12th December 2018 over 430 young people from 37 secondary schools attended the Dorset Leadership Academy at Bryanston School. The event was the biggest yet and throughout the day workshops in sports leadership, coaching, event management, media... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 12 Oct 2017 15:00
- 6.7 million people (14.9% of the population) in England have volunteered at least twice in the last year to support sport and physical activity
- Contrary to trends in the rest of the volunteering sector, men are much more likely than women to volunteer... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:48
Today the #BigThankYou campaign, which is the UK's biggest celebration of sports volunteers, is being launched. Culminating at BBC Sports Personality of the Year, the #BigThankYou is an opportunity for sports clubs and fitness groups to acknowledge their... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 02 Nov 2016 11:47
In essence GoodGym, Bournemouth is a group of runners who get fit and do good. They run every Wednesday evening to a location where a task/odd job needs completing. 15ish runners then use their energy to complete the task before running back. They are... Read More »