The latest news and updates from Active Essex and our partners.

Ride For Helen

The event is back for its seventh year! Bigger and better than ever! With six distances to choose from between 6 and 90 miles all starting and finishing at Crix, Hatfield Peverel. The Helen Rollason Cancer Charity supports men and women across our regi…

The Children’s Health Project Academy: Lesson plans, resources & training – Physical Health & Mental Wellbeing

Lesson plans, resources & training PHYSICAL HEALTH & MENTAL WELLBEING Currently including:  Lesson plans 160+ lesson plans & resources for EYFS to Year 6; Delivered in PSHE, PE , DT & Science; Meeting NC expectations and beyond Recipe c…

West Essex Mental Health & Wellbeing Group

Do you use mental health services in West Essex or are you interested in them? EPUT and Mind invite you to join the Mental Health & Wellbeing Group to share your experiences and hear about local services. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided;…

Active Essex are now Disability Confident registered!

We are very pleased to announce that Active Essex are now Disability Confident!   Being Disability Confident, means we are committed to ensuring that disabled people and those with long term health conditions have the opportunities to fulfil their…

Kick Off @ 3

Essex Police, Active Essex and Essex FA are working together to bring you the Essex Kick off @ 3 football tournaments. After a successful event in Thurrock last, which saw 200 young people taking part in their kick off @ 3 event, 7 other areas are orga…

See how you can be Active Like Me

Active Like Me is a unique exhibition showcasing how real people get active in Southend. Curated by Active Life for a Healthier You the exhibition hopes to show that everyone can be active in their own way. It’s not about where you move, just as long a…

School winter games champion the gender gap and mental health

Over 700 boys and girls from across 35 primary and secondary schools came together to compete at the Active Essex Winter Games. The Games where supported and hosted at Essex University and the Corporal Budd gymnasium at the Colchester Garrison and feat…

New report shows more to do to reduce disabled people’s inactivity

Four in five disabled people want to be more active but demand is not being met. Only two in five feel they are given the opportunity to be as active as they would like to be. Worryingly, this level of inequality is resulting in a more negative experie…

Essex Coach Core Apprentices win Community Outreach Project of the Year!

Our Essex Coach Core apprentices have just won Community Outreach Project of the Year at the national Coach Core Awards for their involvement in the Holiday Hunger projects. Active Essex gave our 14 Coach Core apprentices the opportunity to develop and…

Active Essex Sports Awards celebrate outstanding contributions to sport – Winners announced

The winners of the Active Essex Sports Awards 2019 have been announced during an inspirational ceremony at Chelmsford City Racecourse on Wednesday 5th December. The event celebrated the county’s sporting achievements from grassroots to a professional l…

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