Thursday 10th June, 2021
Pioneering workplace health project awarded £3 million funding
A ground-breaking new initiative that will improve the health and wellbeing of employees across Lancashire has received a multi-million pound funding boost.
Tuesday 1st June, 2021
Active Lancashire support National Volunteers Week
This National Volunteers Week, we want to take the opportunity to take a moment to recognise and thank our volunteers across Lancashire. These individuals have gone above and beyond, dedicating their time selflessly to support others, which makes a huge difference to people's lives especially during these testing times. We have thanked 58 volunteers that were identified by the Active Lancashire…
Tuesday 25th May, 2021
More Positive Together project scoops award
Lancashire employment project, More Positive Together, has won at the Northern Housing Awards after helping people in the borough access training and employment opportunities.
Tuesday 25th May, 2021
Lancashire750 is part of Legacy; a global campaign by Common Purpose, which invests in young people across the world so they can become a connected generation of leaders with a clear vision for what their legacy will be.
Monday 17th May, 2021
Active Lancashire Chair to step down
Active Lancashire announced today that Lesley Lloyd will be stepping down as Chair of our rapidly growing charity, which promotes active lifestyles as a way to improving physical and mental wellbeing.
Tuesday 16th March, 2021
Tackling Inequalities Fund - Chorley Activity Buddies
Chorley Buddies was set up as a direct response to the COVID-19 pandemic, supporting vulnerable adults and those with long term health conditions.
Thursday 11th March, 2021
Jeff - MPT Case Study
A Blackburn resident is feeling hopeful about the future after working with an employment advisor from More Positive Together, an employment scheme run by Newground, part of Together Housing Group.
Monday 1st March, 2021
New online cycle training launched to support Lancashire residents
Active Lancashire is working in partnership with Breaking Cycles CIC to develop National Standard Cycle Training which incorporates high quality online learning for residents of Lancashire. The training offer, which will be free for individuals that are inactive or unemployed, forms part of the More Positive Together (MPT) well-being offer and will provide access to virtual content whilst at home,…
Friday 26th February, 2021
The impact of the Pandemic on Community Sport provision and participation dissemination event
Microsoft Teams Webinar During the summer, Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) in collaboration with five Active Partnership in the North undertook research to explore the impact of COVID-19 on community Sport provision and participation in the North of England including Lancashire. The research takes a ‘deep dive’ into the hidden voices and experiences of organisations and individuals …