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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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Inclusive practices remain important cornerstone of the London Sport Awards

Inclusive practices remain important cornerstone of the London Sport Awards

Blog posts   •   Dec 03, 2019 14:11 GMT

On International Day of Disabled People, Specialist Advisor for Disability Alex Gibbons looks at how inclusive practices continue to be an important cornerstone of the London Sport Awards.

Receiving Healthy Workplace Award reassures us that we’re on the right track

Receiving Healthy Workplace Award reassures us that we’re on the right track

Blog posts   •   Nov 21, 2019 13:44 GMT

London Sport’s Director of Finance, People & Governance, Susan Hutton, discusses her responsibility for London Sport’s employee workforce after the organisation won a London Healthy Workplace Award at City Hall.

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.

Coaches Connecting Communities - Coaching Week 2019

Coaches Connecting Communities - Coaching Week 2019

Blog posts   •   Jun 06, 2019 11:42 BST

From 1 - 7 June 2019, Coaching Week celebrates great coaching in physical activity and sport across the UK. In this blog, we explore the ways that coaching can help build more integrated communities across London.