GM Active was formed to harness the power of collaboration. Our work with our member organisations, together with other public bodies and agencies, covers a broad spectrum of health and wellbeing activity.
This ambitious project involving all local authority leisure operators across Greater Manchester is aiming to change how local leisure centres, swimming pools, fitness facilities and services are perceived and used, putting a greater emphasis on health and wellbeing instead of being purely focused on fitness.Read the story
Prehab4Cancer is the first UK integrated care service delivered prehabilitation and recovery programme for cancer patients, via a partnership between the GM Cancer alliance and GM Active.Read the story
Our Skills and Training Academy has been developed to give our collective workforce the skills to support and meet the needs of their customers, enabling a transformation in the culture, knowledge and behaviours of staff to address the challenges of inactivity in the region.Read the story
Our Transformational Leadership programme has been created to empower staff at our member organisations to play a greater role in developing new wellness services and innovative, cross-sectoral responses to current and emerging health needs in the populations we serve.Read the story
We work with more than 300 employers across Greater Manchester, providing workplace-based health and wellbeing support which is accessible to every employer in the region…Read the story
Our 2 key assets are our staff and the 99 sports, leisure and wellness facilities we run across Greater Manchester. Both Trafford and Salford have benefitted from local authority facility investment in the past few years…Read the story
We manage a mixture of 99 indoor and outdoor, sports, leisure and wellness facilities across Greater Manchester. These facilities provide the region with…Read the story
We work at the heart of communities across Greater Manchester and promote inclusion in everything we do. A third of our facilities are in the top 10% most deprived communities in the UK…Read the story
GM Active has established programmes across the region that encourage people to get physically active, supporting them to be in control of their own health and wellbeing.Read the story
Ideas and projects are continuously evolving and progressing at GM Active. View our latest news stories below to find out how we are moving as one and contributing towards building the healthy, happy and prosperous Greater Manchester we all aspire to.