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Active Familes make HAPPY Families.
To encourage family participation in fun and physicical activities. To source affordable activities and introduce all to new ideas.
December 2016 - September 2017
Charity information: Acle Scout Group
We recognise the need to support families to find activities that can fit into their busy lives. By organising social family events, we will support positive well being, healthy living and improve family mental health whilst being educational.
By providing a wide variety of activities that encouage family fun and activity, we will help people to get fitter, feel better and make time for the family.
Improve Physical well being
Activities» Provide opportunities for families to participate in a variety of physical activities. This will be Family Residential, Bike Riding and Dancing
What success will look like
Attendance at activities will be monitored , Evaluation sheets supplied. All activities will be recorded on Social media
Improve emotional well being
Activities» Family Residential weekend where people will have the opportunity to take part in activities that will challenge them.
» Lets Dance- opprtunity to participate in 5 dance classes with the opportunity to take part in a show.
» Get on your bike, Opportunity to learn how to look after a bike and ride safely.
» Family art - art sessions where families will be encouraged to participate in different activities.
What success will look like
Evaluation feedback forms will be provided to all participants .
All events will be recorded on social media.
The long term changes will be creating a community network that encourages families to work together to help not only their own members, but others to engage in activities that encourage physical participation as well as exploring their creative side.
The changes will be demonstrated by encouraging the the participants to put together a presentation that shows what they liked, disliked, would do again and how it helped them
Lack of attendance- participants will be encouraged to share the news and information about events and ask them to sign up to take part.
Managing Risk. Risk assessments will be put in place for all activities, indemnity forms will be mandatory .
Donors will be provided with a copy of activity plans and presentation reports.
Budget - Project Cost: £6,000Loading graph....
Amount Heading Description £300 Family Art Family art sessions to share skills and learn new ways. £4,000 Family residential A weeknd of fun and activites that will challenge all the family £500 Lets Dance 5 sessions where families will learn to dance together £500 Get on your bike % sessions that will introduce families to Bike safety, maintenance and participate in bike rides £700 Make Music together A Socail event where families will be encouraged to play instruments and sing .
Current Funding / Pledges
Source Amount ACLE SCout GROUP £1,000 Guaranteed
Aycliffe and the surrounding area lacks locla authority support after years of financial cuts.
The area relies on the voluntary sector to provide social activities and run community initiatives.
Families , This will be open to all families in the area.
In the Aycliffe Area
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