1. Skip to content

Latest News

Tags: Clubs

Club Matters supporting organisations with Adult Safeguarding

Club Matters supporting organisations with Adult Safeguarding

Posted: Mon, 01 Apr 2019 09:00

Safeguarding adults is everybody's responsibility. If you are delivering physical activity and sport to adults, it is good practice to create, adopt and implement an adult safeguarding policy. You should also ensure all of your committee members, leaders,... Read More »

Tags: Active, Volunteering, adults, clubs, coaching, safeguarding

Worcester Mini Muddy

Worcester Mini Muddy

Posted: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 12:39

Race for Life Pretty Muddy Kids is our brilliant muddy obstacle course just for the little ones. They can take on the obstacles, crawl through the mud pit and have fun with friends, all the while helping raise valuable funds for life-saving research.... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Ageing, Funding, Herefordshire, Reach, Running, School Games, This Girl Can, Volunteering, Worcester, Worcestershire, clubs, female

Worcester Pretty Muddy

Worcester Pretty Muddy

Posted: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 12:35

Race for Life Pretty Muddy is our brilliant 5k muddy obstacle course. Scramble over the A-frame. Crawl through the mud pit. Have fun with your friends. And raise valuable funds for life-saving research.

It is in Worcester on the 13th July 2019

Tags: Active, Active Ageing, Running, This Girl Can, Worcester, Worcestershire, clubs

Alzheimer's Society release new dementia-friendly sport and physical activity guide

Alzheimer's Society release new dementia-friendly sport and physical activity guide

Posted: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:17

This new guide shares good practice and creative ideas from across physical activity and sport.

It aims to inform and educate individuals and organisations so they have a better understanding of dementia and how it affects people. It also provides tools... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Ageing, clubs, dementia, older, resource, support

CALM Pledge is launched to break the stigma around mental health

CALM Pledge is launched to break the stigma around mental health

Posted: Fri, 08 Feb 2019 13:27

The Sports Partnership Herefordshire & Worcestershire is delighted to launch the CALM Pledge, developed in partnership with the Worcestershire Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service.

The abundance of research available suggests a link between physical... Read More »

Tags: CALM Pledge, Clubs, Herefordshire, Worcestershire

Essential guide to Safeguarding Adults in Sport and Activity

Essential guide to Safeguarding Adults in Sport and Activity

Posted: Mon, 07 Jan 2019 10:00

The Ann Craft Trust have released a safeguarding adults essentials guide for sport and activity.

It has been designed to provide anyone working in the sport and physical activity sector an overview of their responsibilities towards safeguarding adults.... Read More »

Tags: Volunteering, adults, clubs, protections, resources, safeguarding

New Resources from DBS for Sports Organisations

New Resources from DBS for Sports Organisations

Posted: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:30

The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) have developed 2 new leaflets to help sports organisations understand the eligibility of a range of roles across the sector.

Each leaflet, 'DBS checks in sport - working with children' and 'DBS checks in sport -... Read More »

Tags: DBS, clubs, coaching, guidance, safeguarding, sport

National Safeguarding Adults Week

National Safeguarding Adults Week

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 14:23

The National Safeguarding Adults Network are launching the first ever National Safeguarding Adults Week from the 19th – 25th November 2018.

Safeguarding adults is a responsibility for every sport and physical activity organisation and getting it... Read More »

Tags: Active, Volunteering, adults, clubs, coaching, safeguarding