Ever Active

What is Ever Active?

Being physically active has been proven to increase individuals' mental health and social life, as well as reducing the risk of many physical health issues. Ever Active is a programme that supports older & disabled adults who are seeking to improve their health and fitness and reduce feelings of loneliness and social isolation.

How We Do It

Wellbeing Sessions

All of these activities are led by a qualified instructor, pitched at a gentle intensity and are perfect for those who might not have been active for a while, maybe you have been shielding and/or are looking to rebuild your confidence about being active again.

Each session also has some time allocated to socialise and connect with others taking part.

VIRTUAL Wellbeing sessions

Please consider the following safety and top tips before taking part;

  • Ensure you use an area where you have enough space to take part. All of the sessions can be completed whilst seated but you will still need to be able to move your arms and legs.
  • Ensure you use a sturdy chair.
  • Keep water and a mobile phone or telephone close by.
  • Consult with your GP or healthcare professional beforehand if you have any health related concerns about taking part.

Mondays at 11am, Gentle Chair exercise with Debbie and Mandy from Mindset Massage – https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZctd-uppjwvHdD0UHLA0KM1bGFWFz-cUcYh

Thursdays at 11am, Gentle Chair exercise with Kate (LAST CLASS JULY 15TH) - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/137594156827

Fridays at 11.15am, Gentle Chair exercise with Hayley - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/136450532215

IF YOU NEED HELP ACCESSING OR BOOKING ONTO ANY OF THESE SESSIONS PLEASE CONTACT KATE.WIGGINS@GETBERKSHIREACTIVE.ORG

Please read our code of conduct below which details how we plan to keep everyone safe during our virtual sessions.

Please complete this registration form before taking part in a session.

FACE TO FACE Wellbeing Sessions

Mondays 1145 at Hungerford Royal British Legion (indoors), Chair based Exercise with Hayley

Thursdays 1400 at Southcote Community Hub Green Area (outdoors), Chair Based Exercise with Kate

Fridays 1130 at St Catherines Church Hall (indoors), Tilehurst, Gentle Chair Exercise with Juliet. Maximum of 15 participants

Please email kate.wiggins@getberkshireactive.org to book your place on these sessions.

Please complete this registration form before taking part in a session (you only need to complete it once).

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For further information

Kate Wiggins

Active Ageing Officer

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Bisham Abbey National Sports Centre, Marlow Road, Nr. Marlow, SL7 IRR