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Young people motivated to get active by enjoyment, according to Active Lives Survey: Children and Young People

Young people motivated to get active by enjoyment, according to Active Lives Survey: Children and Young People

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 16:42

Enjoyment is the single biggest factor in motivating children to take part in enough sport and physical activity to benefit their physical and mental health, according to new findings from a survey of... Read More »

Foster Care Conference

Foster Care Conference

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:36

Today we were proud to be involved with the Derbyshire County Council Foster Care Conference, held at the Pro Act Stadium in Chesterfield.

Stuart, Suzanne and Martha from the team were invited to deliver... Read More »

Funding for Health and Wellbeing Projects in Former Coalfield Communities

Funding for Health and Wellbeing Projects in Former Coalfield Communities

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 12:07

The Coalfields Regeneration Trust's (CRT) Health and Wellbeing theme will support a range of projects including those which address mental health issues, social isolation or projects increasing participation... Read More »

Active Derbyshire support new Boogie Bounce School programme

Active Derbyshire support new Boogie Bounce School programme

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 11:34

Chesterfield dance & fitness studio owners, Daniel & Emma Harris, are helping improve the fitness level of local children with a new exciting school programme- exercising to music on mini trampolines.... Read More »

Badminton England - Club Support Grants

Badminton England - Club Support Grants

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:10

Every affiliated club that make up England's diverse badminton community can tap into club support grants as they look to expand their court time provision, grow their membership, improve their local profile... Read More »

Children in Need - Small Grants Programme

Children in Need - Small Grants Programme

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:24

The BBC's Children in Need Small Grants programme is open to charities and not for profit organisations. Grants are up to £10K per year for up to 3 years. Grants over more than £10K per year... Read More »

Funding from the Waitrose Community Matters Scheme

Funding from the Waitrose Community Matters Scheme

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:10

This year, Waitrose are celebrating 10 years of Community Matters, the longest running community scheme of its kind. Over that period, they have donated over £30 million to over 100,000 local community... Read More »

Introducing Active Partnerships; the new name for CSPs

Introducing Active Partnerships; the new name for CSPs

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:19

The network of County Sports Partnerships, which includes Active Derbyshire, has announced the launch of a new brand name 'Active Partnerships'.

Established nearly 20 years ago as a nationwide network of... Read More »

New Live Online Chat Facility for Sport England Funding Queries

New Live Online Chat Facility for Sport England Funding Queries

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 15:16

Sport England is now providing potential applicants the opportunity to have a 'live chat' with one of their grant officers. If you have any queries about their funds, which include their Small Grants Fund... Read More »

Funding Programme to Support Disadvantaged and Vulnerable Older People

Funding Programme to Support Disadvantaged and Vulnerable Older People

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 15:12

The Later Life Inclusions grants programme is run by the Masonic Charitable Foundation and is open to charities working to reduce loneliness and isolation of vulnerable and disadvantaged people over 50... Read More »