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Local instructor shares top tip for Mental Health Awareness Week

Local instructor shares top tip for Mental Health Awareness Week

Posted: Mon, 18 May 2020 07:00

Today marks the first day of Mental Health Awareness Week. The campaign hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, aims to raise awareness of mental health, get people talking openly about their mental wellbeing... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Activity, fit villages, mental health, mental health awareness week

The Keep Fitters of Little Waldingfield are having a 'zooming' good time!

The Keep Fitters of Little Waldingfield are having a 'zooming' good time!

Posted: Wed, 08 Apr 2020 08:00

Nic Carter, a Personal Trainer and Life Coach from Suffolk was introduced to the Fit Villages team from Active Suffolk back in February 2019. Following some research on the area, it was discovered that... Read More »

Tags: COVID-19, Community, Fit Villages, Sport England, Suffolk, Women in Sport, Zoom, stayinworkout

Table Tennis England - Inclusivity grant scheme re-opens

Table Tennis England - Inclusivity grant scheme re-opens

Posted: Thu, 06 Feb 2020 10:01

Clubs and organisations are being invited to apply for Table Tennis England funding to help get more people from minority or underrepresented groups playing table tennis.

The inclusivity grant scheme, now... Read More »

Tags: Community, Disability Sport, Fit Villages, Funding, Satellite Clubs, Sport England, Suffolk, table tennis

Village Halls Week comes to Suffolk

Village Halls Week comes to Suffolk

Posted: Mon, 20 Jan 2020 13:20

Active Suffolk is supporting the national campaign which celebrates England's 10,000 village halls. Village Halls Week helps to raise the profile of our community venues across the country showcasing all... Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding, Sport England, Suffolk, fit villages, village, village halls week

FREE SOCIAL ISOLATION & LONELINESS TRAINING IN SUFFOLK

FREE SOCIAL ISOLATION & LONELINESS TRAINING IN SUFFOLK

Posted: Tue, 15 Oct 2019 14:19

The Active Wellbeing team at Active Suffolk have partnered with the Barbergh and Mid Suffolk Council to deliver a FREE training session for anyone in the local area who is interested in understanding the... Read More »

Tags: Community, Fit Villages, Sport England, Suffolk, elderly, loneliness, rural, social isolation

Free training on 'The Effect of Loneliness & Social Isolation Within a Rural Community'

Free training on 'The Effect of Loneliness & Social Isolation Within a Rural Community'

Posted: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 12:00

Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Council in collaboration with the Active Wellbeing Service at Suffolk Sport are offering this free training on The Effect of Loneliness & Social Isolation Within a... Read More »

Tags: Community, Fit Villages, free, loneliness, social isolation, training

Fit Villages is to expand it's work in rural communities across Suffolk after receiving Big Lottery Funding

Fit Villages is to expand it's work in rural communities across Suffolk after receiving Big Lottery Funding

Posted: Wed, 18 Apr 2018 14:05

Suffolk Sport is delighted to announce that its Fit Villages project, aimed at helping rural communities to get active, has been awarded £325,000 from the Big Lotteries Reaching Communities Fund,... Read More »

Tags: Big Lottery Fund, Community, Fit Villages, Reaching Communities

New class opportunities for Instructors

New class opportunities for Instructors

Posted: Wed, 07 Mar 2018 16:18

Fit Villages have a variety of opportunities that have arisen to take over thriving classes across Suffolk. A number of our groups are currently or soon to be without an instructor for various reasons... Read More »

Tags: Coaching, Community, Fit Villages, Instructors, Job Opportunity

New Fit Villages activities launching in the New Year!

New Fit Villages activities launching in the New Year!

Posted: Thu, 21 Dec 2017 10:44

Fit Villages is supporting the launch of new activities across Suffolk's Villages in the New Year! Full details are below;

Nordic Walking
New Nordic Walking Beginners Workshops in Clare Castle Country Park... Read More »

Tags: Community, Fit Villages, New Age Kurling, Nordic Walking, Table Tennis