Latest News - October, 2019

Latest News

October, 2019

£370K of National Lottery funding to reduce social isolation

£370K of National Lottery funding to reduce social isolation

Posted: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:42

Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire is today celebrating after being awarded £370,987 from The National Lottery Community Fund to support work in reducing social isolation across the two counties.

Delivered in partnership with ignite... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Herefordshire, Our Community Can, Social Isolation, Worcestershire

UK Coaching Releases their Summary Report from their Parent Survey

UK Coaching Releases their Summary Report from their Parent Survey

Posted: Thu, 17 Oct 2019 11:30

In 2018 UK Coaching commissioned an independent survey of parents of children who take part in coached sport and physical activity. "The primary aim of the survey was to understand parent's views of their child's coach and coaching, with a particular... Read More »

Tags: Volunteering, Workforce, clubs, coaching

Nominate your Community Impact Projects!

Nominate your Community Impact Projects!

Posted: Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:37

The Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire want to celebrate and raise the profile of the great things that people and organisations do, to help people get and stay active locally.

The next category, Community Impact Project, is now open for... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Worcestershire

Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire Supports World Mental Health Day

Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire Supports World Mental Health Day

Posted: Thu, 10 Oct 2019 10:58

Today, 10 October marks World Mental Health Day, an annual campaign to raise awareness of mental health issues and encourage individuals to speak freely about their experiences and concerns.

Last year, 1 in 4 people in the UK experienced mental health... Read More »

Tags: CALM Pledge, Mental Health, World Mental Health Day

Public Health England launches ‘Every Mind Matters’, the first national NHS mental health campaign

Public Health England launches ‘Every Mind Matters’, the first national NHS mental health campaign

Posted: Mon, 07 Oct 2019 12:49

We don't need to wait until we are struggling with our mental health; there are lots of things we can do to protect ourselves and prevent problems escalating, just as we do with our physical health.

The new Every Mind Matters campaign encourages adults... Read More »

Tags: Every Mind Matters, Herefordshire, Mental Health, Public Health, Worcestershire