The aim of the network is to support the development & provision of disability sport and inclusive physical activity across Sussex.
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The network is made up of a range of partners all championing this area of work, with a number of SDSN Champions helping to lead the direction and delivery of network events. If you are interested in becoming a Champion, please contact: Gemma Finlay-Gray at firstname.lastname@example.org
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22 June 2022 – Sussex Inclusive Sport & Physical Activity Conference
The Sussex Disability Sports Network hosted its first face to face event since the pandemic!
The event supported by Active Sussex and Rix & Kay Solicitors LLP, brought together a range of partners and key personnel across Sussex to openly and honestly discuss supporting more disabled people to participate in sport and physical activity.
The day included a keynote Q&A with Fabienne Andre and three insightful session including guest speakers/panelists sharing their own experiences, observations and knowledge. Presentations and resources for these sessions can be found below (please contact for alternative versions). Recordings will be available in due course.
Host, guest speakers and panellist bios
This Girl Can: Coach, Play, Learn – Are we effectively supporting and engaging disabled women and girls in sport and physical activity? (PDF)
Inclusive provision in education settings and beyond – How can we create better relationships with education settings to create more inclusive opportunities? (PDF)
Changing the Narrative – Communication is everyone’s business! – How do we make sure that the person is at the heart whatever communication we use? (PDF)
Session resource sheet (PDF)
Sported x Active Sussex – Together Fund flyer (PDF)
Delegate list – please get in touch if you would like to be connected.
Due to Covid-19 and the cancelation of face to face events, virtual forums where put in place to discuss key themes and/or provide an opportunity for partners to connect and share.
Links to the recording (where provided) and any additional resources can be found below for each forum.
Details including presentations from previous face to face events can also be found below.