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Have your say on the development of new sports facilities in Stowmarket

Have your say on the development of new sports facilities in Stowmarket

Posted: Fri, 29 Jul 2022 13:01

Mid Suffolk District Council, Suffolk County Council and Stowmarket High School are all working together with a number of local partners to improve and expand the sports provision in Stowmarket.

We want... Read More »

Tags: Active, Fitness, Health, Leisure, Physical Activity, Sport, Stowmarket

‘Unlock the potential of sport, recreation and physical activity to improve the health and wellbeing of the nation’ urge sector leaders

‘Unlock the potential of sport, recreation and physical activity to improve the health and wellbeing of the nation’ urge sector leaders

Posted: Fri, 08 Jul 2022 09:14

A coalition of leading organisations across sport, recreation and physical activity has today come together for the first time to call for radical reform to support the growth and development of the sector.... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active partnerships, NSPG, National Sector Partners Group, health, wellbeing

Over £170,000 secured by Active Suffolk to develop the local sport and physical activity sector.

Over £170,000 secured by Active Suffolk to develop the local sport and physical activity sector.

Posted: Fri, 29 Apr 2022 09:00

Active Suffolk have been successful in securing over £170,000 of funding which will help to upskill employees working within the sport and physical activity sector.

£73,528 of the funding secured... Read More »

Tags: Employers, Health, Leisure Sector, Physical Activity and Leisure Sector, Skills, Upskill, Workforce, Workforce Development

12% of people over 16 in Suffolk are at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes

12% of people over 16 in Suffolk are at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes

Posted: Sun, 14 Nov 2021 07:00

Could you be one of them?

You can check your risk and reduce your chances of developing the condition with help from the NHS and the National Diabetes Prevention Programme (NDPP).

Type 2 diabetes is largely... Read More »

Tags: Diabetes, Diabetes prevention, Health, Suffolk, World Diabetes Day

SLT Group launch health, wellbeing and employment programmes to help those affected by Covid -19

SLT Group launch health, wellbeing and employment programmes to help those affected by Covid -19

Posted: Wed, 28 Oct 2020 12:29

SLT Group have launched their new batch of programmes to help those affected by COVID-19.

Have you recently been made redundant or are currently unemployed? The 'Positive Change' course is designed to empower... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Suffolk, Activity, Health, SLT Group, Suffolk, Wellbeing

Abbeycroft Leisure staff launching free checks as part of Global Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Week

Abbeycroft Leisure staff launching free checks as part of Global Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Week

Posted: Tue, 19 Nov 2019 17:24

People across west Suffolk are being urged to have their pulses checked for signs of a heart condition that has been described as a "ticking time bomb".

Atrial fibrillation (AF) causes an irregular and... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Atrial Fibrillation, Community, Haverhill, Health, Suffolk

New ESCAPE-Pain group course is coming to Suffolk to help residents struggling with Osteoarthritis knee and hip  symptoms.

New ESCAPE-Pain group course is coming to Suffolk to help residents struggling with Osteoarthritis knee and hip symptoms.

Posted: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 08:25

Anyone with Osteoarthritis in the knee and hip are aware of their struggle with pain and mobility on a daily basis.

The Suffolk Sport Health Team alongside a team of qualified pain management instructors... Read More »

Tags: ESCAPE-Pain, Escape pain, Health, Ostearthritis

OneLife Suffolk have launched an exciting new venture right in the heart of Ipswich!

OneLife Suffolk have launched an exciting new venture right in the heart of Ipswich!

Posted: Thu, 09 Nov 2017 08:57

We've opened a pop-up shop for NHS Health Checks at the Sailmakers Shopping Centre next to Iceland.
The shop will be open from the 24th October to the 17th December.

If you meet the eligibility criteria... Read More »

Tags: Health, NHS Check ups, OneLife