Disability Sport: Activity Alliance Newsletter

Welcome to February’s newsletter. This edition features new activity cards, UK CMOs’ disabled children’s activity guidelines and a new research project.

New activity cards deliver inclusive, challenging, and fun PE sessions

Activity Alliance and partners release series of inclusive PE activity cards for teachers and school staff. The cards are jam-packed with fun games and activities, and support teachers to ensure their PE sessions are inclusive and accessible for all school pupils.

Access the new activity cards

UK CMOs publish first activity guidelines for disabled children

Disabled children and young people will be supported to be more physically active following the publication of new guidelines from the UK Chief Medical Officers (CMOs). The guidance, which recommends daily levels of physical activity, will support disabled children and young people to improve their physical and mental health throughout their lives.

Read our response to new guidelines

Announcing our new research project on ‘Inclusive reopening’

We are excited to announce our next research project. We have partnered with Britain Thinks to explore how disabled people can be included in physical activity as we look to recover from the pandemic.

Read about the new research and how you can get involved

Hugo Hammond talks inclusive sport

Hugo Hammond is a social influencer, and former PE teacher who was born with clubfoot. Hugo is a supporter of Activity Alliance and talks to us here about the importance of sport and activity for disabled people – and why open conversations are the way forward.

Read about and watch Hugo’s experiences

Latest news from the National Disability Sports Organisations

Catch-up on the latest news round-up from the National Disability Sports Organisations for January 2022.

Read NDSO news for the month

 Activity Alliance is the operating name for the English Federation of Disability Sport.
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