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Active Sussex Disability Small Grants make a big impact

Categories: Active Sussex News Disability Sport Funding

Only one-fifth of disabled people living in Sussex participate in sport or physical activity at least once a week. Yet around 60% would like to participate more, but for many different reasons are unable to, we are dedicated to increasing opportunities for all to get involved in sport and physical activity. At the end of […]

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Active Sussex Disability Small Grants recipients announced

Categories: Active Sussex News Disability Sport Funding

Only one-fifth of disabled people living in Sussex participate in sport or physical activity at least once a week. Yet around 60% would like to participate more, but for many different reasons are unable to, we are dedicated to increasing opportunities for all to get involved in sport and physical activity. At the end of […]

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Brighton and Hove Hockey Coach wins BBC South East Sport Award

Categories: Active Sussex News Coach & Volunteering Disability Sport

Brighton and Hove Hockey Coach Wendy Russell has been recognised for her hard work to make hockey accessible to children with hearing difficulties. This month, Wendy has won the BBC South East Sport’s Unsung Hero award and has also been nominated for the national BBC Sports Personality of the Year award. Wendy is a PE teacher at Steyning Grammar […]

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New EFDS films for International Day for Disabled People

Categories: Active Sussex News Disability Sport

The English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) has released a new collection of Me, Being Active films ahead of International Day for Disabled People. Two years since the first collection, viewers meet seven disabled people and learn more about the benefits they gain from being active. The national charity hopes the new films provide disabled […]

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