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Join Us For Active advent

Join Us For Active advent

Posted: Thu, 25 Nov 2021 10:20

Countdown to Christmas with our Active Advent Calendar this December.

Yes, it is that time of year again!

This year we are encouraging you to Join The Movement as we get active during the festive season. We will be posting bitesize activity and wellbeing... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Advent, Activity, Advent, Christmas, Fitness, Health, Healthy Habits, Healthy Lifestyle, Physical Activity, activities

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

Introducing ‘Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire’

Introducing ‘Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire’

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 08:30

Last year (2019) we launched our new Blueprint for Change – Tackling inactivity across Herefordshire and Worcestershire through the power of physical activity and sport. So far, the blueprint has challenged us to develop new ways of working, grow... Read More »

Tags: Active, Herefordshire, Worcestershire

Staying active was my key to recovery, says Di

Staying active was my key to recovery, says Di

Posted: Thu, 05 Sep 2019 14:40

DI FOX was a very active person before being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2016. A personal trainer by profession, Di also coached badminton and was a pilates instructor but the cancer treatment took its toll on her body.

She said: "I could easily run... Read More »

Tags: Active, Cancer, Herefordshire, Macmillan, Support, Worcestershire

The Ultimate Battle of Businesses!

The Ultimate Battle of Businesses!

Posted: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 13:52

Following the success of the 2018 Herefordshire and Worcestershire Business Games, the Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire is inviting local businesses to take part in activities on dry land and in the water this July.

On Wednesday 10th... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Workplaces, Business Games, Herefordshire, Worcestershire

Club Matters supporting organisations with Adult Safeguarding

Club Matters supporting organisations with Adult Safeguarding

Posted: Mon, 01 Apr 2019 09:00

Safeguarding adults is everybody's responsibility. If you are delivering physical activity and sport to adults, it is good practice to create, adopt and implement an adult safeguarding policy. You should also ensure all of your committee members, leaders,... Read More »

Tags: Active, Volunteering, adults, clubs, coaching, safeguarding

Still time to book on to our Dementia: First Steps training course

Still time to book on to our Dementia: First Steps training course

Posted: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 08:41

The course aims to give the participant an understanding of the dementia journey, the impact of physical activity and exercise on the dementia journey and the opportunity to develop skills to adapt programmes for people living with dementia and their... Read More »

Tags: Active, Activity, Adaptation, Ageing, Dementia, First Steps, Inclusive

Worcester Race For Life 10K

Worcester Race For Life 10K

Posted: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 12:40

10k is a great step up from our 5k events, that's still achievable for everyone. Join a Race for Life 10k event and help raise valuable funds for cancer-beating research.

This event is on the 14th July 2019

Tags: Active, Funding, Herefordshire, Running, Sport Awards, This Girl Can, Volunteering, Worcester, Worcestershire, female

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