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Funding to support grassroots Disabled Peoples Organisations

Funding to support grassroots Disabled Peoples Organisations

Posted: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 15:19

A new £1.5 million fund has opened to support grassroots Disabled Peoples Organisations (DPOs) to respond to the Covid-19 needs of Disabled people. Grants of £1,000 - £25,000 are available....

Get up to £10,000 to keep your community physically active

Get up to £10,000 to keep your community physically active

Posted: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 14:57

Crowdfunder and Sport England have teamed up to make £1 million of match funding available to help the sport and physical activity sector through the ongoing coronavirus crisis. Awards up to £10K...

Activity Alliance releases new person centred approach resource

Activity Alliance releases new person centred approach resource

Posted: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 10:59

A new resource from Activity Alliance has just been released, to help organisations improve their person centred approach to engaging disabled people. It emphasises that disabled people are the least active...

New online Inclusive Activity Programme training now available

New online Inclusive Activity Programme training now available

Posted: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 09:58

Activity Alliance and UK Coaching have launched a new online learning classroom as part of their joint initiative – Inclusive Activity Programme. The new training will support sports coaches, community...

Bike to School Week to take place between 28 Sept and 2 Oct 2020

Bike to School Week to take place between 28 Sept and 2 Oct 2020

Posted: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 09:09

Bike to School Week is a week-long event across the UK to showcase the many benefits of cycling to school. It takes place from 28 September to 2 October 2020.

It's free, there's no need to register, and...

This Girl Can returns with new campaign

This Girl Can returns with new campaign

Posted: Mon, 14 Sep 2020 12:37

Aimed at reducing the gender gap in activity levels, the new campaign focuses on inspiring women to get active in the way that suits them- there is no 'new normal'.

Sport England's award-winning This Girl...

PHE launches new mental health campaign to support children, young people and their parents

PHE launches new mental health campaign to support children, young people and their parents

Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 14:24

Over half of parents say their children's mental wellbeing has been one of their biggest worries during covid.

Most families have experienced upheaval in their daily lives during the pandemic. With children...

Small grants for new and emerging communities in Nottingham

Small grants for new and emerging communities in Nottingham

Posted: Thu, 03 Sep 2020 16:48

Nottingham Equal is offering small grants of up to £500, through the New and Emerging Communities Programme, to community groups for activities which help to build the skills and confidence of new...

Community Recycle - Supporting Schools in our Communities

Community Recycle - Supporting Schools in our Communities

Posted: Wed, 26 Aug 2020 14:36

Community Recycle is a scheme established by companies operating within the external school environment sector.

The initiative collects, coordinates, and donates overstocked, unsellable items, returned...

Cash4Clubs - Deadline 8th September

Cash4Clubs - Deadline 8th September

Posted: Mon, 24 Aug 2020 12:22

Cash4Clubs is a sports funding scheme giving clubs a unique chance to apply for grants to improve facilities, purchase new equipment, gain coaching qualifications, and invest in the sustainability of their...