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Nothing is stopping the Coddenham residents from being physically active!

Nothing is stopping the Coddenham residents from being physically active!

Posted: Wed, 07 Oct 2020 16:58

Following the launch of the Fit Villages project in Coddenham, the Coddenham Centre now have a wealth of exercise classes for residents supporting them to be active and better connected with the community... Read More »

Tags: 150 active minutes, Active, Active Suffolk, Active Wellbeing, Activity, Carpet bowls, Coddenham, Fit Villages, Nordic Walking

The Fit Villages project celebrates 1000 participant since April 2018

The Fit Villages project celebrates 1000 participant since April 2018

Posted: Wed, 07 Oct 2020 16:15

Fit Villages is a well-established and popular project that makes a real difference to local communities by bringing people together to socialise, have fun and become more active.

The Fit Villages project... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Activity, Fit Villages

Successful relaunch of Fit Villages in Suffolk

Successful relaunch of Fit Villages in Suffolk

Posted: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 19:08

The long- established Fit Villages project led by the team at Active Suffolk has safely relaunched following the easing of the lockdown restrictions. The return to the Corton Village Hall to deliver the... Read More »

Tags: Active Wellbeing, Activity, Fit Villages, Loneliness, Return to activity, Return to sport, Rural, Social Isolation, Suffolk

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