Find Your Active is here to support you in taking your first steps to a more active lifestyle. Starting a new activity can be daunting, but there is an activity out there that suits your needs and your lifestyle. Whether you have never exercised before, used to be involved in an activity but haven't for a while, enjoy moving but have a pre-existing health condition so are a little nervous, or just want to explore something new, Find Your Active is here to help. Visit the page below for our activity finder or to contact one of our active ambassadors who can help guide you on the next steps.
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The latest news and updates from Active Essex, Essex Local Delivery Pilot and the Active Essex Foundation.
December 2019 saw the launch of the Essex Local Delivery Pilot (ELDP) Microgrants programme, and due to its success within local communities, an evaluation...Read article
£63 million of new government cash to support public leisure centres with swimming pools. £40 million of new fund to help pools become more...Read article
With many of us young at heart, an easy-to-use guide to encourage movement at home has been produced to ensure residents take care of...Read article
Active Essex has been awarded a share of up to £57m worth of Opening School Facilities investment from the Department for Education, to support...Read article
We are pleased to announce, that Director of Active Essex, Jason Fergus, has been appointed to join the Sport England Board, the Department for...Read article
After a successful and exciting six months, there is real evidence that RideLondon is encouraging Essex residents to move more. From mother and daughter...Read article
Essex, Southend and Thurrock's new ambitious 10-year Physical Activity and Sport Strategy, 'Fit for the Future' has launched. Looking towards the road to recovery the importance and profile of physical activity has been raised to heights we have never seen before, creating a pivotal moment, we know we need to utilise. Together we want to create an active Essex to improve everyone's health and wellbeing.
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