Resources

We’re committed to improving the health and wellbeing of individuals across Greater Manchester. We have a variety of resources to hand which provide additional information on our programmes, initiatives and our partner organisations. These can be found below.

GM Moving – Greater Manchester’s Blueprint for Physical Activity

Greater Manchester Moving is the comprehensive plan to reduce inactivity and increase participation in physical activity and sport that is aligned to the Greater Manchester Population Health Plan priority themes and wider reform…

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ukactive – A Blueprint for An Active Nation

In 2015 ukactive published its Blueprint for An Active Britain, and a year later released the Blueprint Milestone Review. GM Active supports the delivery of the Blueprint in Greater Manchester and in particular the key recommendation…

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Sporta – Make Your Move

Sporta is the national association for social enterprises within leisure and culture and from 2013 led the national ‘Make Your Move’ programme. Funded by Sport England, the programme aimed to work through leisure and cultural…

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Sport England – Active Lives Survey

Sport England have published the national results of the Active Lives Survey, undertaken for the first time in 2015-16. The survey set out to understand the physical activity habits of our nation.

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Public Health England – Everybody active, every day

This includes national recognition of GM Active’s work in Greater Manchester on page 29 which refers to our work with public health, commissioners and academics to develop standards for physical activity programmes for people with long-term conditions.

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Sport England – Towards an Active Nation

Sport England published its new strategy in 2016, following the publication of the Government’s ‘Sporting Future – a New Strategy for an Active Nation’ strategy. GM Active is fully committed to delivering on the outcomes…

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