Active Movement has worked closely with Slough Borough Council in the development of a unique behaviour change programme for those who suddenly found themselves isolated in their own home for lengthy periods. Health at Home was designed to reduce sitting and increase moving as part of this new indoor life. The programme included support for […]
The first year of the Active Office programme across the three main offices of Slough Borough Council is approaching the end of its first year and the evaluations processes are about to begin. The programme is part of the range of Active Movement behaviour change initiatives, in this instance designed to improve employee health by […]
Active Movement are delighted to become a key supplier in the new service for Slough residents. It has been created to enable more people to access the many lifestyle services now available. Active Movement’s main support is for behaviour change in a variety of areas of daily life and across a wide range of different […]
Our second ‘Innovations’ conference on March 15th was another outstanding event with a superb set of speakers enjoyed by all. A huge thanks to the many who came to hear the presentations found here for your reference.
When designing the programme Dr Mike Loosemore was very clear about the evaluation processes behind it. As both medical innovator and scientist, he recognised that without substantial evidence as support, the programme could not have the wide appeal it merits.
Active Movement is an initiative that focuses on simple behaviour changes to empower people to sit less and move more.
Active Movement is to work with Park House, Newbury in a pilot programme to test the Active Movement concept in secondary schools.
With our sedentary lifestyle now recognised as a major contributor to non-communicable diseases (NCD), founder Dr Mike Loosemore was delighted to work alongside C3.
Speakers Dr William Bird, Linda Baston-Pitt and Dr Mike Loosemore will be revealing new thinking and practical solutions in the field of education, nutrition and behaviour covering the early years of children’s development.
We are entering into the second week of our 12 month programme and already participants are adding their own movement ideas. Communication around the office is educating and inspiring non-sedentary behaviour and low-level activity. As one staff member confessed “I’m beginning to feel uncomfortable sitting down too much.”