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Community Access Programme

Last Updated: 8/21/2019

The Edinburgh Leisure Community Access Programme (CAP) has a clear vision ‘to promote positive partnerships to create opportunities for everyone to get active, stay active and achieve more’ with a focus on those least likely to participate in sport and physical activity.

Outdoors

Cani-Fit Getting Fit With Your Dog

Last Updated: 4/28/2015

Cani-Fit is Scotland's leading dog and owner fitness company providing professional exercise training for both dogs and their owners.

Leisure

Alternative Academy Programme

Last Updated: 4/8/2015

The Alternative Academy is an innovative 12 week ‘extreme’ sports-based education programme aimed at reengaging young people (15-18 years old) who are currently, or at risk of becoming, disengaged from traditional forms of education. During the 12 week, full time programme of activities, approx 50% of which are sport, participants develop their confidence, motivation and life skills, and are supported in moving on to a positive destination as well as healthy and active lives. Seven Academy programmes have been delivered over the last two years, engaging over 90 young people from the Aberdeen City and Shire area.

Primary School

Sinclairtown Street Design Project

Last Updated: 4/9/2014

This is a novel partnership approach to the development of an active travel project. It takes on a practical aspect of exploring resident’s needs and actions with the concept that better quality places can be an important means of increasing active travel. This project worked with residents, the school community and council over an extended period to develop a set of design proposals that would encourage more active travel. This innovative project takes a holistic approach towards understanding how neighbourhoods can be better and safer places to travel through actively and better places to live, play and socialise on.

Community

North Lanarkshire Sport Scene

Last Updated: 12/10/2012

The North Lanarkshire Sports Scene is a multi-agency project to improve the health and wellbeing of young people (age 10-17) through the provision of free sport, physical activity and dance. The project, originally started as a diversionary sports programme to tackle high levels of youth crime and anti-social behaviour within discrete communities but has quickly grown through demonstrating tangible results through the commitment, dedication partnership and passion of the project partners.

Community

City of Edinburgh Active Travel Plan

Last Updated: 12/5/2012

The Active Travel Action Plan is a package of actions designed to promote cycling and walking for all in the City of Edinburgh. It was designed with several partners, and has a timeframe from between 2010 and 2020.

Preschool

Dunbar Primary School

Last Updated: 5/9/2012

Dunbar Primary School has an exceptionally high number of pupils that regularly cycling and scoot to school. These numbers have been increasing over the past 6 years in tandem with improvements to walking and the cycling infrastructure around the schools and ongoing promotion with bi-annual Walk to School Weeks. This case study explains how they managed to overcome their cycle and scooter storage problems.

Primary School

West Lothian Active Schools Charter

Last Updated: 5/9/2012

The aim of the West Lothian Active Schools Charter is to support every primary and secondary school in offering their pupils opportunities to engage in an active and healthy lifestyle in support of the National Physical Activity Strategy. The Charter has provided a framework for schools to define their commitment to sport and physical activity. Formalising the relationship between schools and Active Schools Coordinators has led to clearer links between the core business of Active Schools and the Curriculum for Excellence and West Lothian’s Single Outcome Agreement.

Community

Aberdeenshire Walking & Cycling Action Plan

Last Updated: 5/9/2012

Aberdeenshire developed an action plan that presents a range of actions and policies that the Council will use to deliver increased levels of walking and cycling throughout the region.

Community

High Life

Last Updated: 2/24/2012

High Life is an innovative system of affordable, all-inclusive access to all leisure facilities. It is unique in terms of membership price, range of activities and the number of facilities included.

Community

Dundee Travel Active

Last Updated: 2/13/2012

Dundee City Council's 'Smarter Choices, Smarter Places' programme uses transport interventions to address the poor public health of its residents. Dundee Travel Active encourages residents of, or visitors to, Dundee to walk or cycle a little more to improve people's health and the environment. The project is comprised of a co-ordinated package of investments promoting active travel.

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