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Beat the January blues with RED January

Beat the January blues with RED January

Posted: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 11:39

It's not even Christmas but the team at Active Derbyshire are already thinking about the new year as we're supporting RED January. RED January is a community initiative encouraging people get active every... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Mental Health, RED January

Research shows swimming to be among the top downtime activities of successful people

Research shows swimming to be among the top downtime activities of successful people

Posted: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:49

New research has shown swimming to be among the top downtime activities of successful people.

The analysis, which was conducted by branding experts Discount Displays, looked at how a number of successful... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, mental health, swimming

#17MinutesForMe

#17MinutesForMe

Posted: Sat, 01 Jul 2017 07:30

#17MinutesForMe is a pioneering 8-week campaign that encourages people to take the time for 17 minutes of physical activity 3 times a week during the World Para Athletics Championships and the IAAF World... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Get Active, athletics, mental health, running

Walk for well-being with Derbyshire Mind

Walk for well-being with Derbyshire Mind

Posted: Tue, 07 Mar 2017 12:30

The Spring edition of Derbyshire Mind's walking programme, 'Enjoying Derby' has been released with a great variety of walks that anyone can take part in.

The programme, running from March to May 2017 includes... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, mental health, walking

Rugby Player's Association launches Lift the Weight to help combat Mental Health Stigma

Rugby Player's Association launches Lift the Weight to help combat Mental Health Stigma

Posted: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:46

The Rugby Players' Association (RPA) has launched a 'Lift the Weight' campaign to help remove the stigma surrounding mental health issues.

The campaign is aimed to connect with members of the RPA by sharing... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Get Active, Mental Health

Help tackle mental health discrimination with Time to Talk Day

Help tackle mental health discrimination with Time to Talk Day

Posted: Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:45

Bringing mental health problems to the attention of everyone is the aim of Time to Talk Day 2017 on Thursday February 2.

Clubs and organisations across Derbyshire engaged in physical activity and sport... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Sport system, Time to Change, Time to Talk Day, mental health

Derbyshire Mind release new walking programme

Derbyshire Mind release new walking programme

Posted: Fri, 25 Nov 2016 08:34

The winter edition of Derbyshire Mind's walking programme, 'Enjoying Derby' has been released with a great variety of walks that anyone can take part in.

Walks are divided into different lengths to suit... Read More »

Tags: Get Active, Walking, inclusive sport, mental health

New walk programme from Enjoying Derby

New walk programme from Enjoying Derby

Posted: Thu, 01 Sep 2016 12:30

Derbyshire Mind have launched their new walking programme for September to November.

Over 25 walks are involved in the programme, in locations across Derbyshire and beyond that include Elvaston Castle,... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Get Active, mental health