Achievement Through Football

Achievement Through Football (ATF) has humble beginnings – a simple vision to change the lives of vulnerable young people for the better.

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Active 4 Life

Healthy ageing, stronger bodies, social support – and even a wedding – are just some of the benefits of joining over-50s physical activity club Active 4 Life in Tendring.

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Five Ways to Wellbeing

Lifting the fog of depression and anxiety can be an overwhelming struggle at any stage of life. For youngsters, having to deal with social media and exam pressures only compounds those already complex issues.

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Home Start Essex

Home-Start Essex is a leading family support charity with over 30 years of frontline experience supporting families with at least one child under the age of eight. It recruits and trains parent volunteers to support local parents within their home who may be struggling with post-natal depression, isolation, stress and anxiety, bereavement or other issues.

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Let’s Keep Moving

Improved fitness and an antidote to loneliness are just some of the benefits for participants of new Tendring community project Let’s Keep Moving.

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Sport for Confidence

“Never give up”, says Anna Pettican, Senior Occupational Therapist and Projects Manager at pioneering Basildon organisation Sport for Confidence, when asked for advice to share across the Essex Local Delivery Pilot.

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Tendring Mental Health Hub

A mental health scheme in Tendring is helping to end the ‘revolving door’ that sees people with mental ill health continually discharged and readmitted to hospital.

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Sport England Chair visits Essex Local Delivery Pilot

On 21 September 2018, we hosted an all-day visit from Nick Bitel, Chair of Sport England. The visit provided an opportunity for Nick to meet some of the people involved in the Local Delivery Pilot and our thanks go to the CEOs and local leads in Basildon, Tendring and Colchester who worked with us to coordinate a packed programme of learning.

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