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Move More Together – volunteer to support someone to become more active

Move More Together – volunteer to support someone to become more active

Would you enjoy supporting someone at, or outside, the home to become more active? If you can spare a couple of hours on a regular basis this is a great way to volunteer.

Somerset Activity & Sports Partnership are launching an exciting new scheme called Move More Together, matching volunteers with participants, enabling them to overcome any barriers to taking those first steps towards a healthier... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 May 2022 09:56

Tags: Volunteering

ReActivate - a new, free, training platform for coaches and volunteers

ReActivate - a new, free, training platform for coaches and volunteers

Sport England has funded ReActivate, a new digital training platform designed to equip anyone working or volunteering in sport and physical activity in England with the knowledge and skills they need to confidently restart, as we emerge from lockdown.

Commissioned by CIMSPA and delivered by a consortium of partners with extensive experience in online training in the physical activity sector, led by... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 14:40

Tags: Coaching, Volunteering, Workforce

UK Coaching cares: New toolkit and digital badge to facilitate #GreatCoaching

UK Coaching cares: New toolkit and digital badge to facilitate #GreatCoaching

UK Coaching has launched a new toolkit that will ensure the nation's coaches are equipped with the knowledge and skills to provide great coaching experiences to others, and support them as coaches to better look after themselves as they return to coaching after COVID-19 restrictions are relaxed.

The Duty to Care Toolkit, which will be available on UK Coaching's learning and development platform, ukcoaching.org,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 10:30

Tags: Coaching, Volunteering

Parents in Sport Week starts next month - how you can get involved

Parents in Sport Week starts next month - how you can get involved

Involving parents in your club's activities can have a number of positive benefits for the sport, the children taking part and parents too.

Parents in Sport Week 2019 is a time to celebrate positive parental involvement in youth sport. With the introduction of the Sports Parents Promise this year, the Child Protection in Sport Unit want all parents to get involved and make sure their child has a safe... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Sep 2019 09:40

Tags: Coaching, Safeguarding, Volunteering

Volunteers' Week 1-7 June: how you can get involved!

Volunteers' Week 1-7 June: how you can get involved!

Volunteers are the backbone of community sport and we know that without them sport cannot function.

Volunteers' Week is a chance to celebrate and say thank you for the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. It takes place 1-7 June every year and is an opportunity to celebrate volunteering in all its diversity.

As an organisation SASP will be using social media throughout Volunteers'... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 May 2019 12:54

Tags: Volunteering

Celebrate volunteers and join in with the #BigThankYou

Celebrate volunteers and join in with the #BigThankYou

Ever wanted to say a #BigThankYou but struggled to find the right words? Or that perfect gesture? Well the 17th December is the time to do it!

If you're part of a local sport, recreation or physical activity group, you'll know that it probably wouldn't exist without the time, energy and enthusiasm of local volunteers.

Here's your chance to show them how much you appreciate everything they do.

On the 17... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:19

Tags: Clubs, Coaching, Disability, Volunteering

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