Tags: Disability Sport
New research released by Activity Alliance shines a light on non-disabled people's attitudes to inclusive activity with disabled people. Although the results show welcoming signs of improvement, ingrained... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 21 May 2019 15:00
A mental health charity in Rushden has been awarded funding by Sport England and the National Lottery to help people try new activities that will improve their physical and mental health.
Through this work,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 17 May 2019 15:30
Today Activity Alliance has added to its suite of support with a set of engagement factsheets. From planning opportunities to measuring impact, the resources help providers to strengthen their work, enabling... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Apr 2019 13:00
Desborough Green Space Junior parkrun successfully launched on the the 21st April at Desborough Leisure Centre.
Thanks to the 42 volunteers who helped manage the event, 96 children aged 4-14 successfully... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Apr 2019 12:00
A new pavilion has been opened at Fernie Fields Sports and Social Club in Northampton providing a much needed indoor facility for activities to take place.
The pavilion has been funded by Northampton Borough... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 12:15
Disabled people are currently the least active group in society, and twice as likely as non-disabled people to be physically inactive. Healthcare professionals are an important point of contact, and system... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 05 Apr 2019 13:30
Northamptonshire Sport are welcoming expressions of interest in running Satellite Clubs across the county.
New Satellite Clubs should have a focus on young people aged 14-19 and fill gaps in sport and physical... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 16:32
Sport England has teamed up with the Alzheimer's Society to produce a dementia-friendly sport and physical activity guide. The guide, which was produced with National Lottery funding aims to help the sports... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:00
British Blind Sport, Sense and UK Deaf Sport have joined forces and are collectively working as a Sensory Alliance. With a shared remit and common goals, each partner in the Sensory Alliance will work... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 11:30
British Blind Sport (BBS), the national charity for visually impaired (VI) people to access sport and physical activity have opened submissions for clubs to register for their upcoming Activity Finder,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 18:20