Active Sussex raises the profile of disability sport by working with National Governing Bodies of Sport (NGBs), disability organisations, local & national partners.
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Sussex Disability Sports Network
The aim of the network is to support the development & provision of disability sport and inclusive physical activity across Sussex. If you would like more infrmation about the network please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
July 2016 Disability Sports Network Event Presentations – alternative formats available on request.
March 2017 Disability Sports Network Event – focused on partner engagement ‘speed dating’ style event. For information about the event please contact Gemma.
Strategic lead for disability sport in England, providing useful resources & insight to help get more disabled people active.
National Disability Sports Organisations (NDSOs)
British Blind Sport, Cerebral Palsy Sport, Dwarf Sports Association, English Learning Disability Sport Alliance (which is a partnership between Mencap Sport & Special Olympics GB), UK Deaf Sport, Wheelpower and LimbPower.
The Sainsbury’s Inclusive Community Training is available for parents, carers, support workers, volunteers & healthcare professionals who support disabled people of all ages. Read what Stephen, a support worker in Sussex thought of the training.
We can now offer bespoke ICT courses for mental health (developed in partnership with Mind) and riding centres (developed in partnership with the Riding for the Disabled Association). In addition, we will shortly have a swimming version of ICT for individuals who support pool activities.
Request training for your organisation by emailing email@example.com
EFDS Disability Equality Training and a ‘Delivering an Excellent Service for Disabled Customers’ e-learning course.
EFDS Inclusion Club Hub toolkit helps clubs to include more disabled people in their activities. Use it to develop a club action plan, support your Clubmark process, or your general planning.
Please find a list of useful resources to the right of the page. Alternative formats can be provided on request.
For more information please contact:
Strategic Lead - Physical Activity
01273 644 154 / 07760 164001
Gemma is the strategic lead for physical activity and health managing stakeholder relations and taking an insight led focus on inactive populations. She acts as the Disability & Safeguarding lead, and heads up the CSP Intelligence Programme.