TIF funding allowed STS to run Boccia Durham throughout the Covid-19 lockdown and engage with extremely vulnerable people who were shielding
Addressing the increased need around physical activity and mental wellbeing, brought about due to the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Greater Manchester (GM) Active Ageing Programme was a £1-million initiative to explore new ways to encourage physical activity for those over 55.
Keeping the older people we were supporting connected to physical activity and to us as a charity.
Project aimed to reach out to people with disabilities who had been shielding or isolated during Covid19 and had been struggling to find the motivation to get active during the lockdown period.
The Active Surrey Get Active 50+ programme kick-started Surrey’s Otago classes and they have continued to thrive with hundreds of people now taking part every week
KentSport are supporting older adults and people with health condidtions to improve mobility, flexibility and balance through working with a new low impact exercise programme called Paracise.
Strong and Steady is a 12-week programme designed to encourage people to become more active and reduce the risk of trips and falls.
The Strong and Steady programme aims to help reduce the risk of falls but also has helped reduce the risk of loneliness in participants.
Reducing the number of falls will improve lives and reduce pressure on local services. Active Norfolk has taken the lead in bringing an innovative falls prevention approach to Norfolk - Dance to Health.