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Can you help us by becoming a Walking Friend for an older person?

Can you help us by becoming a Walking Friend for an older person?

Posted: Wed, 24 Nov 2021 13:28

in partnership with AgeUK Herefordshire & Worcestershire, we are delighted to be starting a new service which pairs local volunteers with people who would like to get out and about in their local community; this is Walking Friends.

Due to the COVID19... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Ageing, Active HW, Activity, Age UK, Isolation, Loneliness, Volunteer, Volunteering opportunity, Walk, Walking, Walking Friends, adults, ageing

Stress-Busting Exercises to try at Home

Stress-Busting Exercises to try at Home

Posted: Sun, 31 Oct 2021 07:45

The 1st of November marks the start of International Stress Awareness Week and at ActiveHW we want to help people recognise the incredible benefits exercise can have on our mental wellbeing as well as our physical health, and encourage everyone to be... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Ageing, Active HW, Active Lives, Activity, Benefits of exercise, Boxing, Exercise, Physical Activity, Running, Stress, Walking, activities

New walking tennis sessions launched in Worcestershire

New walking tennis sessions launched in Worcestershire

Posted: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 13:03

DO YOU love tennis but want to play at your own pace?

If so, get involved with walking tennis and discover a new way to play.

Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire is proud to launch a new walking tennis project in partnership with Worcester Lawn Tennis... Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Walking Tennis, Worcestershire

National Lottery funding awarded in support of West Worcester Live at Home Scheme

National Lottery funding awarded in support of West Worcester Live at Home Scheme

Posted: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 17:57

West Worcester Live at Home Scheme has been awarded £600 of National Lottery funding from Sport England's Tackling Inequalities Fund which aims to tackle inequalities in activity levels through working with its partners to reach those most in need... Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Funding, Tackling Inequalities Fund, Worcester

Active Ageing Week hosted by The University of Worcester

Active Ageing Week hosted by The University of Worcester

Posted: Fri, 06 Sep 2019 14:10

University of Worcester Active Ageing Week is here again with workshops, public talks and physical activity taster sessions providing information and opportunities to help you increase your physical activity levels however old you are - but especially... Read More »

Tags: Worcestershire, active ageing, worcester

We are proud sponsors of the ICAA Active Ageing Week

We are proud sponsors of the ICAA Active Ageing Week

Posted: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 11:34

Here at Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire, we believe that being active is one of the most important things we can do for our health and wellbeing. We believe that regardless of our age, it is never too late to start!

Following the success... Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Worcester

Worcester Mini Muddy

Worcester Mini Muddy

Posted: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 12:39

Race for Life Pretty Muddy Kids is our brilliant muddy obstacle course just for the little ones. They can take on the obstacles, crawl through the mud pit and have fun with friends, all the while helping raise valuable funds for life-saving research.... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Ageing, Funding, Herefordshire, Reach, Running, School Games, This Girl Can, Volunteering, Worcester, Worcestershire, clubs, female

Worcester Pretty Muddy

Worcester Pretty Muddy

Posted: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 12:35

Race for Life Pretty Muddy is our brilliant 5k muddy obstacle course. Scramble over the A-frame. Crawl through the mud pit. Have fun with your friends. And raise valuable funds for life-saving research.

It is in Worcester on the 13th July 2019

Tags: Active, Active Ageing, Running, This Girl Can, Worcester, Worcestershire, clubs

Alzheimer's Society release new dementia-friendly sport and physical activity guide

Alzheimer's Society release new dementia-friendly sport and physical activity guide

Posted: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:17

This new guide shares good practice and creative ideas from across physical activity and sport.

It aims to inform and educate individuals and organisations so they have a better understanding of dementia and how it affects people. It also provides tools... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Ageing, clubs, dementia, older, resource, support

BBC broadcaster John Inverdale drops in to help Bromsgrove's Walking Hockey celebrate its second birthday

BBC broadcaster John Inverdale drops in to help Bromsgrove's Walking Hockey celebrate its second birthday

Posted: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:24

IT WAS party time for Bromsgrove's Walking Hockey last night as the sport celebrated its second birthday with an appearance from BBC broadcaster John Inverdale.

John joined in with the weekly session where six people who had not played hockey for more... Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Herefordshire, Hockey, Walking Hockey, Worcestershire

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