Disability Sport and Physical Activity

Active Charnwood is committed to delivering and providing opportunities for everyone to take part in sport and physical activity across the borough. This includes people with varying disabilities and/or learning difficulties.

UK's Chief Medical Officers publish first ever guidelines on physical activity for disabled children and young people.

Activities that disabled children and disabled young people find fun and enjoyable should be encouraged. Advice and activities should be tailored to the individual and encourage them to do an activity that makes them feel like they are working hard. Choices and advice should encourage the person to feel like they are working hard

More information can be found here

What do we offer?

Face to face activities are being reintroduced as Covid-19 restrictions and conditions allow. Please click on the activities you're interested above for details of each session.

The online content created during the pandemic will remain available online. Please click the links below to view.

For ideas and support to keep active at home visit Healthy at Home and follow us on Facebook , Twitter , Instagram and YouTube.

The links below may remain useful, although some content may now be out of date, please click through to find out more.

Support for your sports clubs, organisations or businesses during Covid-19 business-organisation-and-club-s

General information and updates from the Council during Covid-19 https://www.charnwood.gov.uk/pages/coronavirus

Support for your business please visit www.charnwood.gov.uk/coronavirus_business_support

Support for the most vulnerable in the community, and to help volunteer, www.charnwood.gov.uk/pages/cca

Updated: 28/07/2021