Support and Resources During COVID19
We're here to help during this uncertain time, so please find our latest news and some of our resources below:
COVID 19 Related News
Posted: Mon, 18 May 2020 12:01
During lock down millions of people have logged on to watch Joe Wicks and others giving handy advice over you tube and social media to help them stay fit and active during lock down. However there are over 1.9 million people* in the UK unable to access the internet and this is creating a stark digital...
Posted: Mon, 11 May 2020 12:43
From Q&A sessions with Olympic Swimmers to online Yoga classes delivered by local businesses. Read our case study on how Dunstable Swimming Club has adapted it's training programme for their members during lock down to improve their mental health and well being.
Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 16:17
TAKE PART IN COVID-19 RESEARCH
University College London is running a study into the psychological and social effects of Covid-19 in the UK.
The results are being used to understand the effects of the virus and social distancing measures on mental health and loneliness in the UK and to inform government...
Posted: Fri, 01 May 2020 14:25
Activity Alliance is sharing the top ways to adapt activities so more people can stay in and work out. The STEP tool is one of the most effective ways to use household items to be active. STEP stands for Space, Task, Equipment and People.
While we are distancing from others, many people are finding new...
Posted: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 11:02
If you're looking for ways to educate and entertain the kids during lockdown, we've got something for you!
Yorkshire Sport Foundation have brought together teachers from across the country to provide activities and games you can replicate at home, using things you can find around the house. They have...
Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 08:19
During this very difficult time for everyone, Bedford Sports Development Unit would like to support those in the leisure and fitness industry to develop their Mental Health Awareness skills and prepare for when they are able to get back to coaching or volunteering face to face, or to have more tools...