Posted: Mon, 21 Mar 2022 16:54
Activity Alliance is working with Britain Thinks to explore how people with disabilities and people with long-term health conditions can be included in physical activity as we move out of the pandemic. The research project entitiled 'Inclusive Reopening' is underway and takes a multi-phase approach to...
Posted: Sun, 13 Mar 2022 12:48
Activity Alliance have launched a new campaign, 'Who Says?', to call time on negative perceptions towards disabled children. The national charity wants children and young people with disabilities to have the same opportunities to be active as their non-disabled peers.
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....
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.
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...
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...
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/
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....
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...
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...
Posted: Thu, 26 Sep 2019 15:32
Thank you to those who attended our first Disability Sport & Physical Activity Summit for Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes. It was fantastic to see such a variety of organisations from across the two counties attend and contribute with such enthusiasm to the cause.
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...