News - Tags: Active Children

Tags: Active Children

Somerset Activity & Sports Partnership backs national Drowning Prevention Week campaign

Somerset Activity & Sports Partnership backs national Drowning Prevention Week campaign

SASP is urging parents to make sure their children know how to stay safe and enjoy the water this summer.

With many of us opting for staycations once again this year, the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK), fears that families will flock to beaches and inland water locations this summer, without considering the potential dangers, putting themselves and others at risk. Or for those of us who will... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 18 Jun 2022 09:00

Tags: Active Children, Active Communities, swimming

Win a Virtual LTA Youth Schools Q&A for your class with US Open Champion and BBC Sports Personality of the Year – Emma Raducanu MBE

Win a Virtual LTA Youth Schools Q&A for your class with US Open Champion and BBC Sports Personality of the Year – Emma Raducanu MBE

Win a Virtual LTA Youth Schools Q&A for your class with US Open Champion and BBC Sports Personality of the Year – Emma Raducanu MBE

Courtesy of the LTA and its flagship LTA Youth programme, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity is being offered to teachers that could see teenage sensation, Emma Raducanu MBE, appear virtually in your very own classroom for a Q&A. Questions at the ready!

LTA Youth... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Mar 2022 16:58

Tags: Active Children, Active Communities

Activity Alliance launches campaign to challenge negative attitudes towards disabled children and young people

Activity Alliance launches campaign to challenge negative attitudes towards disabled children and young people

National charity Activity Alliance is calling time on negative perceptions through its campaign, 'Who says?'. The leading voice for disabled people in sport and activity wants disabled children and young people to have the same opportunities to be active as their non-disabled peers.

Who says? draws attention to just some of the negative perceptions that can impact disabled children and young people's... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Mar 2022 16:30

Tags: Active Children, Active Communities, Active Lives

Sense Active launch Sensory Football

Sense Active launch Sensory Football

An innovative approach to creating meaningful football activities for people with complex disabilities.

Sense Active have launched a new programme aiming to improve the quality of football provision for people with complex disabilities, supported by County FAs and Football Club Community Organisations. The programme reimagines the way activities are delivered to help ensure the benefits and outcomes... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Feb 2022 10:00

Tags: Active Children, Football, Inclusive

Sense Active release a new research report

Sense Active release a new research report

Understanding the physical activity needs of families who have children with complex disabilities

New report highlights person-centred approach and flexibility of delivery are required for positive and engaging experiences of physical activity for children & young people

The report, published by the disability charity, Sense has highlighted the key recommendations for all sports providers to consider... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 Jan 2022 10:15

Tags: Active Children, Active Communities, Inclusive

Partners and Sponsors

Partners and Sponsors

  • Sport England
    Active Partnerships
    Somerset Business Award Winner
    Somerset Chamber of Commerce
    CPSU
    Disability Confident
  • Somerset Skills & Learning
    Youth Sport Trust
    activity alliance
    pluss
    Sedgemoor District Council
    Avon & Somerset Police
  • South Somerset District Council
    Somerset Partnership
    Yeovil Hospital Healthcare
    Taunton & West Somerset Council
    Mendip District Council
    Homes in Sedgemoor
  • Macmillan Cancer Support
    Spark Somerset
    YMCA Dulverton Group
    Department for Work & Pensions
    EDF
    Somerset CCG
  • SAPHTO
    together team
    Somerset Cricket Board
    British American Football Association
    Badminton England
    Somerset FA
  • British Cycling
    Create Development
    Children in Need
    The Salvation Army
    Somerset County Council
    Lifeline
  • Channel Adventure
    Somerset Community Foundation
    Nova Sports & Coaching
    Zing Somerset
    Sports Coach UK