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NHS commitment to Social Prescribing offers timely boost to community physical activity

NHS commitment to Social Prescribing offers timely boost to community physical activity

Press releases   •   Jan 28, 2019 10:08 GMT

New NHS England commitments to support Social Prescribing as part of the Comprehensive Model for Personalised Care are a welcome indication of the importance of physical activity in supporting people to live happier, healthier lives.

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Report evaluates the impact of pilots investigating social prescribing in reducing inactivity

Report evaluates the impact of pilots investigating social prescribing in reducing inactivity

News   •   Jul 23, 2019 15:23 BST

​The journey towards a sporting workforce that meets the needs of less active Londoners reached an important milestone today (Tuesday 23 July), with the release of a report authored by academics from the University of Kent evaluating the impact of pilot projects investigating the role of social prescribing in challenging physical inactivity.

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Research continues to inform our workforce priorities

Research continues to inform our workforce priorities

Blog posts   •   Jul 11, 2019 13:28 BST

London Sport's Specialist Advisor for Workforce, David Reader, discusses how research continues to guide the organisations's approach and led to our recent pilot project upskilling the social prescribing workforce.