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March, 2021

Participants living with long-term health conditions required for UK Coaching Health Focus Groups

Participants living with long-term health conditions required for UK Coaching Health Focus Groups

Posted: Mon, 29 Mar 2021 16:16

UK Coaching are asking for participants who have experience of living with a long-term health condition to take part in an online focus group. Read More »

Tags: Long term health conditions, coaching, volunteers

Funding available to community groups to support COVID response

Funding available to community groups to support COVID response

Posted: Mon, 29 Mar 2021 15:55

A new community grants fund has been launched to provide support to voluntary groups and charities to support good health in our communities. Read More »

Tags: Communities, Coronavirus, Funding, Grants

UPDATED: Return To Play: Resources and guidance available for local clubs

UPDATED: Return To Play: Resources and guidance available for local clubs

Posted: Mon, 29 Mar 2021 14:27

As of the week commencing 12 April, the restrictions across the UK were eased slightly, meaning that amongst other things, leisure centre, gyms and indoor swimming pools could begin to reopen. Read More »

Tags: #ReturnToPlay, Active Outdoors, Clubs, Coronavirus, Return To Play, Teams

New research reveals impact of the pandemic on teenage girls' activity levels

New research reveals impact of the pandemic on teenage girls' activity levels

Posted: Mon, 29 Mar 2021 11:57

New research launched by Women in Sport reveals that lockdown has helped girls to realise the value of sport and activity on their health and wellbeing, and advises on what we can be doing to support this as restrictions begin to ease. Read More »

Tags: Girls, Physical Activity, Women

Best practices for staying safe whilst walking and running outdoors

Best practices for staying safe whilst walking and running outdoors

Posted: Tue, 16 Mar 2021 10:37

Whilst there's no way to eliminate risk altogether, the aim here is to reduce the risk factors and to increase the sense of security for those who walk, run, hike and cycle. Read More »

Tags: Active Outdoors, Running, Safety Tips

Can you support the  Big Norfolk Holiday Fun programme?

Can you support the Big Norfolk Holiday Fun programme?

Posted: Wed, 03 Mar 2021 17:22

The Big Norfolk Holiday Fun programme brings fun, healthy, and enriching activities to children eligible for means tested free school meals. Read More »

Tags: Children, Holidays

Funding to tackle health inequalities available to community groups

Funding to tackle health inequalities available to community groups

Posted: Tue, 02 Mar 2021 13:06

Find out if your community group can apply for the People's Health Trust Active Communities fund to help reduce health inequalities in your area. Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding