With disabled people twice as likely to be physically inactive than non-disabled people, we at GreaterSport are committed to improving inclusivity within Greater Manchester physical activity and sport provision.
To start this process, we have launched GM Inclusion Pledge Cards to help sports clubs become more inclusive. They are designed to allow clubs to raise awareness of what their club can offer to the whole community, as even small acts will make it easier for people with disabilities to become more active. We hope that by making a public pledge, clubs will commit to the changes, in turn improving inclusivity across the region.
Examples of possible pledges are;
To find out more, and make a pledge, click here.
In the academic year 2021-2022 the Greater Manchester School Games will work differently to how it has over the last 10 years.
A new campaign is launching across Greater Manchester to help people think differently about being active, and help to demonstrate the little ways that we can all find opportunities to build movement into our everyday routines.
Across Greater Manchester, partners are working together to develop an inclusive, whole system approach to enable active lives for all, as set out in the new GM Moving in Action strategy.