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Children & Young People

Physical Activity interventions

South Oxfordshire Food Education Alliance (SOFEA) are delivering Table Tennis and Fitness sessions for their cohort of young people at their warehouse in Didcot. Read about the impact of these interventions here:

Mental Wellbeing

Boxing for Wellbeing was delivered by Oxfordshire MIND in 7 schools during 2018. This infographic gives further detail of the programme and the benefits to the young people involved:

PE and School Sport

Classroom physical activity resources - informed by research and developed by teachers


The Oxfordshire School Games is a year round programme of sport and physical activity delivered by School Games Organisers and Active Oxfordshire:

Insight

A useful insight into the views of parents, children and school staff on healthy eating.

Sport England Youth Personas

Sport England Youth Persona is working with YouthSight to delved into the personalities, behaviours, attitudes and aspirations of young people.

From this research Youth Sight have created Under the Skin, which breaks down young people into six key personas. By understanding these various groups you will be better able to design programmes to get young people active.

They've also produced six films that explain each of these youth personalities, based on extensive research talking to scores of young people. Find out more and watch the films.

Oxfordshire County Council: proactive
targeting of schools

Oxfordshire County Council's public health team has joined forces with the local sports partnership, 'Active Oxfordshire', to help target schools that may need a little extra support.

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One You

One You

A Campaign brought to you by Public Health England

Change 4 Life

Change 4 Life

These days, 'modern life' can mean that we're a lot less active. With so many opportunities to watch TV or play computer games, and with so much convenience and fast food available, we don't move about as much, or eat as well as we used to.

Sugar Smart
Tags: Health

Sugar Smart

WHAT IS SUGAR SMART?

SUGAR SMART is a campaign run by Sustain. We help local authorities, organisations, workplaces and individuals to reduce the amount of sugar we all consume.

Anyone can pledge to become SUGAR SMART – from councils and schools to restaurants, hospitals and independent companies.

Oxfordshire Mind

Oxfordshire Mind

We're Mind, the mental health charity. We're here to make sure that anyone with a mental health problem has somewhere to turn for advice and support.

If you're struggling with your mental health, you're not alone: 1 in 4 of us will experience a mental health problem at some point in our lives.