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May, 2020

2020 Derbyshire School Sport and Physical Activity Awards cancelled due to Covid-19

2020 Derbyshire School Sport and Physical Activity Awards cancelled due to Covid-19

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 17:30

It is with regret that, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this year's Derbyshire School Sport and Physical Activity Awards have been cancelled.

The nomination process for the awards would have been due to open... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire School Sport and Physical Activity Awards

Crowdfunding for Sport and Physical Activity

Crowdfunding for Sport and Physical Activity

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 14:38

Crowdfunder are hosting a series of webinars that act as an introduction to crowdfunding and have been specially designed for the sport and physical activity sector.

The events will take place on 16 June,... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, COVID-19, Funding, Lead and Organise, NGBs

£1 million crowdfunding support for clubs and organisations - Sport England funding

£1 million crowdfunding support for clubs and organisations - Sport England funding

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 10:46

Sport England has committed another £1 million to combating the impact of coronavirus by match funding money raised by sports clubs and community activity groups through the fundraising platform... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Funding, Get Active, Lead and Organise

Children and young people being helped to keep active at home and school

Children and young people being helped to keep active at home and school

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 10:30

Children and young people are being helped to keep active with a weekly series of School Games activities which can be done at home or in school.

School Games Organisers from across Derbyshire and staff... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire School Games

Funding to help young people aged 14-24 overcome barriers to finding meaningful work

Funding to help young people aged 14-24 overcome barriers to finding meaningful work

Posted: Tue, 26 May 2020 11:06

This funding will go to organisations working with young people aged 14-24 to help overcome barriers to finding meaningful work. They are looking for approaches that can be tested, evaluated and, where... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, Lead and Organise

New survey launched to better understand how Covid-19 has affected physical activity levels

New survey launched to better understand how Covid-19 has affected physical activity levels

Posted: Tue, 26 May 2020 09:35

Active Derbyshire has launched a new survey to better understand how physical activity levels may have been affected during the Covid-19 pandemic.

The survey, which is being launched across Derbyshire and... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Covid19, Survey

Small Grants available for Derbyshire Dales projects

Small Grants available for Derbyshire Dales projects

Posted: Tue, 26 May 2020 09:33

The Better Derbyshire Dales Fund funding round is OPEN with a closing date of Monday 22nd June. The fund can support smaller voluntary organisations with running costs, activities or capital items / repairs.... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Funding, Get Active, Lead and Organise

Grant boost to help Derbyshire visitor economy businesses bounce back 'stronger than ever'

Grant boost to help Derbyshire visitor economy businesses bounce back 'stronger than ever'

Posted: Tue, 26 May 2020 08:29

Visitor economy businesses in Derbyshire are being encouraged to apply for grants of up to £10,000 to rebuild their business and develop valuable digital assets in light of the coronavirus pandemic.... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Funding, Get Active, Lead and Organise

Independent Age Grants Fund

Independent Age Grants Fund

Posted: Tue, 26 May 2020 07:57

Reaching older people most likely to be missing out – now and beyond the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus has changed the lives of everyone in the UK, but this is particularly true for our older... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, COVID-19, Funding, Lead and Organise

Essential mental health training now free for the nation’s coaches

Essential mental health training now free for the nation’s coaches

Posted: Thu, 21 May 2020 12:00

Mental Health Awareness training is now being made available for free until the end of August 2020. The course, funded by Sport England, aims to help coaches become more confident in understanding and... Read More »

Tags: Coaching, Free, Mental Health, Mhaw2020, Training