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Support workers vital in tackling inactivity for people with complex disabilities

Support workers vital in tackling inactivity for people with complex disabilities

Posted: Thu, 18 Mar 2021 16:44

A new report highlights need for 'activity champions' network & training to build confidence for those in social care & sport

The report, published by the disability charity, Sense has highlighted the key role support workers play in getting people with complex disabilities physically active....

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Cerebral Palsy Sport launch 20 mile fundraising celebration challenge

Posted: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 11:07

National Disability Sport Organisation Cerebral Palsy Sport (CP Sport) is celebrating its 20th year this March, the anniversary coinciding with Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month.

'Twenty Miles This March' is a new Facebook fundraising campaign created to mark the 20th year of the charity and with the ambition...

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Call to prioritise disabled people in sport and leisure as new research reveals huge pandemic impact

Call to prioritise disabled people in sport and leisure as new research reveals huge pandemic impact

Posted: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 16:47

Activity Alliance is urging decision makers in sport and leisure to prioritise disabled people as they strive to recover from the pandemic. The leading voice for disabled people in sport and activity is seriously concerned about the potential long-term damage on the nation's least active. The call comes...

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Let’s deliver an inclusive return to play!

Let’s deliver an inclusive return to play!

Posted: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 10:03

As more opportunities to be active resume, new guidance will help providers to enable welcoming, and more accessible environments. Activity Alliance has published Reopening Activity: An inclusive response, in consultation with partners across sport, leisure and disability equality. The national charity...

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We Are Undefeatable new TV advert

We Are Undefeatable new TV advert

Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 21:38

The #WeAreUndefeatable campaign is back on radio and TV with new stories! Aimed to inspire and support people living with health conditions, they've created some new tools to further help people get active in a way that works for them. Find out more: https://weareundefeatable.co.uk/

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Inclusion guidance to help tackle rising inequalities as sport and leisure return

Inclusion guidance to help tackle rising inequalities as sport and leisure return

Posted: Fri, 19 Jun 2020 16:00

As more opportunities to be active resume, new guidance released by Activity Alliance will help providers to enable welcoming, and more accessible environments. They have published Reopening Activity: An inclusive response, in consultation with partners across sport, leisure and disability equality....

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New report shows more to do to reduce disabled people’s inactivity

New report shows more to do to reduce disabled people’s inactivity

Posted: Tue, 28 Jan 2020 12:10

Four in five disabled people want to be more active but demand is not being met. Only two in five feel they are given the opportunity to be as active as they would like to be. Worryingly, this level of inequality is resulting in a more negative experience, including social isolation for many disabled...

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A bumper year for YES WE CAN

A bumper year for YES WE CAN

Posted: Tue, 31 Dec 2019 13:35

2019 has been a wonderful year for the YES WE CAN inclusive sport initiative. The project, which is mainly centred around the Leighton Linslade area has seen increased numbers at all its clubs and the whole team has had lots of fun along the way. They are planning an awards night in early 2020 to celebrate...

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Beds, Luton and MK Disability and Sport Summit

Beds, Luton and MK Disability and Sport Summit

Posted: Wed, 11 Sep 2019 20:29

Is your organisation passionate about developing inclusive opportunities for disabled people?
The Beds, Luton and Milton Keynes Disability Physical Activity and Sport Summit 2019 on 18th September is a fantastic opportunity to share best practice and meet other organisations.
Along with Team Beds&Luton...

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