Active for Life - children's sessions
Regular activity sessions for children
We run a variety of programmes across the city. All are low cost, and suitable for beginners and wide range of abilities.
Holiday activity programmes and events
For information about other holiday activities available in the city please visit the Family Information Service web pages.
How active should my children be?
Evidence suggests that people are getting less active and spend more time being sedentary whilst watching TV, playing computer games or travelling by car. This can have an impact on their long term health and wellbeing.
View the Chief Medical Officers’ recommendations for how much activity your child should do each week:
Safeguarding your child
We adhere to strict staff/participant ratios to ensure a high quality experience for your child. All our activities are delivered by qualified and experienced staff. Click here for more information about safeguarding your child when they take part in sport or physical activity.
Further information to help you keep your children active
- Activity Finder - Search tool for activities organised by local clubs and groups
- Family Information Service
- Disability Sport
- Change for Life
- NHS Choices
- Safeguarding & Protecting Children in Sport
For more information on the Active for Life Project please contact the Healthy LifestylesTeam on 01273 292724 or email firstname.lastname@example.org