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Early Years 0 - 5


Baby Activities (Link)
Useful resources available from Start4life suitable for events aiming at families, new parents and children.
British Heart Foundation National Centre (BHFNC) - practical resources (Link)
The British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity (BHFNC) was established in 2000 with funding from the British Heart Foundation, and is well recognised across the UK for leadership in the promotion of physical activity and health.  Follow this link for a range of resources available to download and order including guidelines, booklets and information for walkers, non-walkers and early movers.
British Heart Foundation National Centre (BHFNC) - Early Years powerpoint slides (ppt)
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The British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity (BHFNC) has produced a comprehensive set of PowerPoint slides which present key data and up-to-date information on physical activity in the early years. These PowerPoint slides are designed for use by early years professionals to help share information on physical activity in this age group with peers, parents/carers, commissioners and other agencies. They can be tailored and used as the basis for a presentation or adapted to include local information. The slides can be mixed and matched to include just the information that you need.
British Heart Foundation National Centre (BHFNC) - current levels of activity in early years (pdf)
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Factsheet on current levels of physical activity in early years (children under five), updated June 2016.
British Heart Foundation publications (Link)
The British Heart Foundation (BHF) produce hundreds of free publications, leaflets, DVDs and more for heart patients, their families and people who want to learn more about living healthily. 
Change4life (Link)
Shake Up their summer with the 10 Minute Shake Up Change4Life and Disney have teamed up to help your kids get active and have fun this summer. Get a free pack with stopwatch, fun activity cards, Disney themed wall chart and stickers Loads more activities online – inspired by your kids’ favourite Disney characters and stories New ideas, games and special offers from other Change4Life partners
Physical Activity Guidelines for Under 5's Capable of Walking (pdf)
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From the Department of Health.
Physical Activity Guidelines for Under 5's Not Yet Walking (pdf)
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From the Department of Health.
Pregnancy Posters and Leaflets (Link)
These colourful, easy to understand materials can be displayed and distributed to pregnant women, new mums and colleagues. These are ideal for display in for your community event, in a reception or waiting room.
Travel Shropshire Cycling and Walking (Link)
A really useful website for Shropshire's cycling and walking opportunities to explore. Handy leaflets to download or order as well as the interactive travel map. Events, school cycling, family rides and cycling tips and advice is also available via this website  

Children & Young People 6 - 18


Physical Activity Guidelines for Ages 5 - 18 (pdf)
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From the Department of Health.
Change4Life (Link)
NHS Change4life website offers a host of information, links, downloads and sign ups which families can explore.
British Heart Foundation Resources (Link)
British heart foundation physical activity and health website have a range of resources available to download or order including guidelines, booklets and information for primary to secondary age children.
Travel Shropshire Cycling and Walking (Link)
A really useful website for Shropshire's cycling and walking opportunities to explore. Handy leaflets to download or order as well as the interactive travel map. Events, school cycling, family rides and cycling tips and advice is also available via this website  
Change4life (Link)
Shake Up their summer with the 10 Minute Shake Up Change4Life and Disney have teamed up to help your kids get active and have fun this summer. Get a free pack with stopwatch, fun activity cards, Disney themed wall chart and stickers Loads more activities online – inspired by your kids’ favourite Disney characters and stories New ideas, games and special offers from other Change4Life partners
DART Disability Access Running Team (pdf)
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Shropshire Council's Positive Activities Team are proud to announce their amazing Young Health champion, Ben Sutton-Jones who has worked hard on his initial idea for this Health champion project which aims to help to get disabled young people more active. DART (disability access running team) run by Ben will be at the Shrewsbury Quarry 8.45am every Saturday. For ages 11-25

Fact Zone


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