Sports

Ashfield Health and Wellbeing Partnership

This is a local partnership which aims to encourage and provide opportunities for residents within the Ashfield area to lead a healthy, active lifestyle. This groups leads on the Be Healthy, Be Happy element of Discover Ashfield.

Key partners on the group include

  • Active Notts
  • Ashfield District Council
  • Ashfield Voluntary Action
  • Everyone Active
  • Nottinghamshire County Council, Public Health
  • NHS Mid Nottinghamshire Clinical Commissioning Group

More information about the partnerships vision, aims and priorities can be found in the Active Ashfield Lifestyle Strategy 2017-2021

Key projects delivered by the partnership include:

  • Feel Good Families - Providing positive community based activities for families to play, smile and be active together 
  • Feel Good Food - Providing opportunity for residents to build skills, knowledge and confidence to eat healthy.
  • Ashfield and Mansfield Dementia Action Alliance - A local group which aims to improve the lives of local people living with dementia.
  • Targeted Health and Wellbeing Work - Delivered in identified priority areas of the district based on health data with an aim to reduce health inequalities within the district. Current projects are being delivered in Coxmoor, Leamington and Broomhill areas. 

Ashfield Talented Athlete Support Scheme supports local athletes who have reached World, National and Regional levels of performance to access fitness and swimming opportunities in Ashfield district Leisure Centres operated by Everyone Active. To be considered for this support please complete this application form, providing the evidence requested and return to:

Andrea Stone
Health & Wellbeing Team Leader
Email:  a.m.stone@ashfield.gov.uk 
or post as directed.

For more information about Ashfield Health and Wellbeing Partnership, Discover Ashfield or to find out what local sport, physical activities and health opportunities are available for you to get involved in please contact:

Andrea Stone
Health and Wellbeing Team Leader
Telephone: 01623 457465
Email: a.m.stone@ashfield.gov.uk  

Dianne Holmes
Health and Wellbeing Officer 
Telephone: 01623 457233
Email: d.c.holmes@ashfield.gov.uk