With the key objective of getting more people active and help people achieve a healthy weight, Get Active Cornwall has been funded by the Department of Health and developed by the Cornwall Sports Partnership, working in collaboration with a wide range of organisations:


Cornwall Sports Partnership
The Cornwall Sports Partnership is at the heart of an extensive network of professionals, volunteers, coaches, clubs and other organisations; working together in physical activity and sport.

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Department of Health
The Department of Health (DH) exists to improve the health and wellbeing of people in England. It is committed to improving the quality and convenience of care provided by the NHS and social services. Its work includes setting national standards, shaping the direction of health and social care services and promoting healthier living.

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AB Design
A team of dynamic and creative professionals, dedicated to the business of great design.

AB Design Group

Cornwall Council
The Cornwall Council Community Leisure Team has a varied work programme, covering the whole of Cornwall, with the aim of increasing participation in sport and active recreation.

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Health Promotion Cornwall & Isles of Scilly
The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Health Authority’s Health Promotion team supports and encourages good health promotion practice across the county.

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Cornwall & Isles of Scilly Primary Care Trust
The Primary Care Trust (PCT) organises hospital, mental health and learning disability services for the people who live in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.
It is often the first point of contact between you and the health service, offering a range of options to best suit you and your family and works closely with all health care providers to ensure you receive the high standard of care you expect from your NHS.

Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Primary Care Trust logo

LEAP Active
LEAP Active works throughout Cornwall encouraging people to become more physically active in their daily lives. The project supports two target age groups; younger people (11 - 16 years) and older people (50+). They are a team of 'Activators' who form a point of contact for local people living in Cornwall wishing to become more physically active.

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The Works
The Works provide support, advice and information to individuals and companies involved in dance and theatre in Cornwall, including youth dance and youth theatre activities: to enable dance and theatre practitioners to develop their ideas and work, and audiences to have the chance to experience the best that the performing arts have to offer.


Amateur Swimming Association
The ASA Southwest is affiliated to the Amateur Swimming Association, the National Governing body for Swimming. They are the regional site for swimming, synchronised swimming, open water swimming, diving and waterpolo in the south west of England.

Amateur Swimming Association

Natural England Walking for Health
WfH (Walking for Health) is for everyone with an interest in walking for health. They offer information, support and encouragement to complete beginners, existing walkers and health and leisure professionals.

Walking for Health - Natural England

Sustrans is the UK's leading sustainable transport charity. Their vision is a world in which people choose to travel in ways that benefit their health and the environment. Every day they work on practical, innovative ways of dealing with the transport challenges that affect us all.


Cornwall Family Information Service
The Family Information Service is the main signposting and information service for the whole of Cornwall, for parents and carers of children and young people aged 0 to 20, or 25 if they have additional needs.


Eatsome works with people of all ages throughout Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly to promote healthy eating. They offer helpful and realistic advice and run practical and fun sessions aimed at improving diet.


Key sources of official guidance and content, include:

Change4Life is a nationwide movement which aims to help us all, but especially our kids, eat well, move more and live longer. Change4Life is here to help, and making changes doesn’t need to be difficult. With a little help it can be really rewarding and fun!

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NHS Choices
NHS Choices is the online 'front door' to the NHS. It is the country's biggest health website and gives all the information you need to make choices about your health.

NHS Choices

British Heart Foundation
BHF is a registered charity that works to help fight heart disease. Their vision is of a world in which people do not die prematurely of heart disease and they aim to achieve this through pioneering research, vital prevention activity and ensuring quality care and support for everyone living with heart disease.

British Heart Foundation

Food Standards Agency
The Food Standards Agency was set up by an Act of Parliament in 2000 to protect the public's health and consumer interests in relation to food.

Food Standards Agency

Directgov is the UK government's digital service for people in England and Wales. It delivers information and practical advice about public services, bringing them all together in one place. You can access Directgov on the web, on your mobile or on your television.


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