10 Today Just 10 minutes of physical activity a day can benefit your physical and mental health. 10 Today is a short, enjoyable and easy routine.
Sense , ‘Active Together’
#May update# In July 2022, Sense will launch a new campaign, ‘Active Together’, that aims to increase the number of disabled people accessing sport and physical activity and improve public attitudes towards disabled people doing so.
Virtual consultation meeting on Wednesday 8th June 2022 10.00-11.00
#April update# Who Says? is back and this time it’s all about children and young people
UK Coaching Week (6 – 12 June) launches #Born2Coach
- I Want To Coach: for those wanting to get into the coaching profession
- I Am A Coach: for those wanting to rediscover, advance or further their career in coaching
- We Need Coaches: this is YOUR opportunity to let potential coaches see you are on the lookout for more coaches in your field. You can link your logo to the coaching section of your website and complete a few short details to help us capture the bigger picture.
Green Social Prescribing A £4 million investment for a cross-government project aimed at preventing and tackling mental ill health through green social prescribing has since been increased with additional contributions from NHS England and NHS Improvement, Sport England and the National Academy for Social Prescribing (NASP), taking the total to £5.77 million.
The project will test how to embed green social prescribing into communities in order to:
- improve mental health outcomes
- reduce health inequalities
- reduce demand on the health and social care system
- develop best practice in making green social activities more resilient and accessible..
#iwill Young people aren’t just the leaders of tomorrow. They have the energy, skills and ideas to improve society and our environment today
Live Longer Better The incidence of the major causes of disability and dependency can be prevented or delayed, compressing the period at the end of life when we are heavily dependent on others. More of the same won’t achieve this. A revolution is underway mission to change the culture surrounding ageing, replacing the concept of care with the concept of enablement..
Last event: 6 October 2021
Love Exploring Puts the power of discovery in your hands by providing a range of discovery games and guided tours that are fun to do and free to use.
Make Space for Girls Parks, play equipment and public spaces for older children and teenagers are currently designed for the default male. Girls are never asked what they might want and most councils have spent more time and money on facilities for dog waste than they have for teenage girls.
This absence has important implications for how active girls are, for their health in later life, and for how they see themselves as belonging in public spaces.
#May update# Mental Health Awareness Week will run from 9th to 15th May. This annual event, which focuses on improving good mental health across the nation, is hosted by the Mental Health Foundation. This year’s theme will explore the impact of loneliness and how we can tackle it,
Resources on physical activity and Get active, feel good webpages.
Mind and Sport / Activity video library. For social media, websites, presentations, conferences. Share them via YouTube so we can track views. However, they are also available on a Google Drive, which also contains a comms guide two-pager.
Root out Racism #WYHRootOutRacism West Yorkshire and Humberside Healthcare Partnership’s anti-racism movement.
Slow ways Creating a network of walking routes that connect all of Great Britain’s towns and cities.
#TimeTogether Women in Sport’s campaign is encouraging teenage girls and their mums/mother figures to reconnect and get active together.
#Walkshire Welcome to Yorkshire’s campaign to discover walking routes across Yorkshire.
#WeThe15 WeThe15 is sport’s biggest ever human rights movement to end discrimination. We aim to transform the lives of the world’s 1.2 billion persons with disabilities who represent 15% of the global population.