Fighting inactivity, tackling inequality

We work tirelessly to increase activity levels, challenge health inequalities and create a happier, healthier and more active Oxfordshire.

Healthy Active Children

In Oxfordshire, 48% of children are not meeting national guidelines for physical activity. We won't stop until every child has the same opportunity for an active life.

Healthy Place Shaping

Find out how our Healthy Place Shaping approach is challenging inequalities and creating long-term change, driven by the power of community

Healthy for Life

Physical activity prevents and treats over 20 major conditions and diseases. Find out how we're helping the most vulnerable people in Oxfordshire stay Healthy for Life.

Who Are We?

Part of the Nationwide Movement for Health

Active Oxfordshire is one of the 43 Active Partnerships in the UK. We help people in the most need across Oxfordshire by working with partners to increase physical activity and mental wellbeing.

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Changing lives

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South East Active Mind Network brings together Bank of Good Practice

We're very proud to co-ordinate the South East Active Mind Network and are delighted to showcase how partners are using physical activity to transform mental wellbeing

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Active 60 campaign responds to new Active Lives data

Watch Josh Lenthall's video on why our Active 60 campaign has never been more important

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COVID-19 support funding, general funding and development opportunities

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Every child able to swim: Active Oxfordshire’s Water Safety Summit

Posted: Mon, 10 May 2021

Every child able to swim: Active Oxfordshire’s Water Safety Summit

In Oxfordshire, we are surrounded by waterways however only 65% of our County's children can swim 25 metres by age 11 with only 55% of children being able...

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