Community Activators are supporting people of Nottingham living with a disability or long-term health condition to become more active, promoting the benefits of leading an active lifestyle and supporting their journey into a range community opportunities that meet an individual’s needs.
How can they support you to be active:
Engagement – They want to talk to you to find out your interests and build a plan of options to become more active.
Support – After an initial chat they can advise on the most appropriate opportunities in your local community. Their role could be to meet you at your nearest leisure centre or community activity session, making introductions to staff, volunteers and the locations.
Follow Up – They keep in regular contact with you via text or phone call, to see how you’re getting on with your activities. They want to ensure you continue to be active through your chosen activity, should there be any barriers Community Activators can support you to overcome them.
You can find more information on Community Activators, by clicking here.