The English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) is delighted to announce our new name. A first of many milestones in the charity’s 20th anniversary year, from Thursday 26 April 2018 EFDS will be operating as Activity Alliance.
Sport England are on the lookout for stories of mothers who have experienced a mental disorder either during pregnancy or during motherhood, and have found that physical activity has benefited their mental wellbeing and are willing to share their story.
Walking Netball is a slower version of the game; it is netball, but at a walking pace. The game has been designed so that anyone can play it regardless of age or fitness level - from those who have dropped out of the sport they love due to serious injury, to those who believed they had hung up their netball trainers many years ago, it really is for everyone.
This is an ideal opportunity for schools to up-skill / offer CPD to a member of staff using funding from the Primary Sports Premium Grant. Additionally, with the new reporting conditions relating to swimming coming into force this year, Schools may want to consider the long term benefits of this offer.