New £3.4 Million Investment for Physical Activity in Kent

Efforts to improve the health and wellbeing of Kent residents have received a boost with a £3.4million grant to Kent Sport, the active partnership for Kent and Medway.

Four new members join Active Partnership board

On 19 January 2022, four new members were welcomed onto the Kent and Medway Active Partnership Board. The four new members bring with them a wealth of experience and expertise that will help shape the work of the organisation.

Active Thames fund winners announced

More than £90,000 has been awarded to 24 organisations promoting activity on the tidal Thames and inland waterways in London, Kent and Essex, as part of a new programme led by the Port of London Authority (PLA).

How Covid–19 has affected physical activity levels in Kent

Nearly 40,000 fewer adults in Kent are meeting government guidelines for physical activity than before the coronavirus pandemic. To help address this reduction, Kent Sport has announced a new fund to help groups and clubs with their efforts to increase public participation.

Introducing our new Active Partnership Director

Kent Sport is delighted to announce that Liz Davidson has been appointed as our new Active Partnership Director.

New resources help mark one year to go until the Paralympic Winter Games 2022

GB Snowsport have launched a new set of VI Skiing resources designed for use in the national School Games programme.

Safeguarding Adults Week 2020

National Safeguarding Adults Week 2020 will take place from 16 to 22 November. We'd like to encourage sport and physical activity organisations across Kent to get involved. Together, we can make sport and activity safer and more accessible for everyone.

World Mental Health Day 2020

MIND is encouraging us all to do one thing for better mental health this World Mental Health Day on 10 October, why not take the opportunity to get active?

Let’s talk about keeping children safe in sport

Parents in Sport Week 2020 takes place 5 to 11 October. Let your child know you understand how much sport means to them by making the Sports Parents Promise.

New inclusive customer service training available

Activity Alliance has revealed a new updated eLearning course on delivering an excellent service for disabled customers. The online module sets out to upskill the teams responsible for customer care within leisure and sport organisations.