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Introducing our Active Together Champion, Samantha!

Introducing our Active Together Champion, Samantha!

Posted: Wed, 12 Jan 2022 13:00

Sam is a personal trainer from North West Leicestershire, who prior to the pandemic, described her self as someone who "wouldn't even run for the bus" - now, being active is a huge part of her daily routine. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: Active Inspiration, Fitness, News, Partners, Public

Hints and tips for recruiting and retaining volunteers

Hints and tips for recruiting and retaining volunteers

Posted: Tue, 11 Jan 2022 17:04

The experience of volunteers, from their first introduction to a club or group to actually taking up a role within the organisation, is so important. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Partner

Introducing our Active Together Champion, Sam!

Introducing our Active Together Champion, Sam!

Posted: Tue, 11 Jan 2022 13:00

Since 2019, Sam has gone on a journey to vastly improve his physical and mental wellbeing, and is doing so through his love for being active. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: Active Inspiration, Gym, News, Partners, Public

Urgent and emergency mental support expanded across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Urgent and emergency mental support expanded across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Posted: Tue, 11 Jan 2022 11:00

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust, the organisation responsible for providing most of the mental health services in Leicestershire, Leicestershire and Rutland, is has launched an awareness campaign to make people aware of one of its key mental health services that's available to them when they're in a crisis. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Partners, Public

Introducing our Active Together Champion, Palminder!

Introducing our Active Together Champion, Palminder!

Posted: Mon, 10 Jan 2022 13:00

Palminder has Cerebral Palsy, but this doesn't stop him staying fit. He regularly visits the gym to help improve his strength and balance to prevent falling. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: Active Inspiration, News, Partners, Public

Introducing our Active Together Champion, Kevin!

Introducing our Active Together Champion, Kevin!

Posted: Sun, 09 Jan 2022 13:00

Since retiring in 2017, Kevin has combined his love for the outdoors with being active, and has spent a great deal of time in the woods or working to make his volunteer group more successful and accessible to others. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: Active Inspiration, News, Partners, Public

Introducing our Active Together Champion, Colin!

Introducing our Active Together Champion, Colin!

Posted: Fri, 07 Jan 2022 13:00

Colin was never really into sports growing up, and felt limited due to his disability, however that all changed in 2010 when he discovered his love for indoor bowls. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: Active Inspiration, Bowls, News, Partners, Public

Introducing our Active Together Champion, Claire!

Introducing our Active Together Champion, Claire!

Posted: Thu, 06 Jan 2022 13:00

For Claire, running is like therapy. She has always gained enjoyment from physical exercise but never thought she could enjoy running as much as she does now. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: Active Inspiration, News, Partners, Public, Running

Introducing our Active Together Champion, Amelia!

Introducing our Active Together Champion, Amelia!

Posted: Wed, 05 Jan 2022 13:00

For years, Amelia was overweight, inactive and felt unable to do the things she wanted to in life. In 2019, she decided to make a change. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: Active Inspiration, Cycling, News, Partners, Public