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June Fundraising Round – Up

Welcome to our June 2024 Fundraising Round - Up! It only seems days ago that we were collating our May fundraising highlights! Enjoy our round up of our recent events, keep you up to date on what's coming up for you to get involved in, and let us introduce you to...

June News

June Recap We took the opportunity this month to catch up with several young people who, with our support, have been attending their local gym. Their feedback highlighted the positive impact regular exercise has had on their mental health and overall well-being:...

We’re hiring – Casual Keyworkers

JOIN OUR TEAM AS A KEYWORKER! Are you passionate about making a positive impact on young people's lives? We're looking for dedicated Keyworkers to support young people on their US journey.

May Fundraising Round – Up

Welcome to our May 2024 Fundraising Round - Up! We wanted to share some of the highlights of our recent events, keep you up to date on what's coming up for you to get involved in, and also to introduce you to our fantastic Fundraising Committee members who are...

Volunteer Week 2024

During Volunteer Week 2024, we wanted to say a big thank you to Sophia!

Sophia began volunteering for US Active in September 2023, and has been involved in all sorts...supporting fundraising events, youth voice, social media and events for young people.

Last week, Sophia attended our Wellness Workshop at Sound Mind and Body. Read her blog which captures her thoughts about the event and the themes being promoted.

May News

May was a month of growth, awareness, and community for our charity. We were thrilled to support 12 new participants in their journey towards becoming more active. We emphasized the importance of movement during Mental Health Awareness Week, aligning perfectly with...

Meet the Team – Lucy

We have the must amazing team at US Active, and today we'd like to introduce you to Lucy, our Referrals and Activities Co-ordinator.

Voluntary Role – US Active Trustee

We're looking for new trustees!

Our trustees play a vital role in making sure that US Active achieves its core purpose. They ensure that US Active has a clear strategy and that our work and goals are in line with our vision.

Meet the Trainer – Ed

Here, we chat with personal trainer Ed, who has a passion for weight training. He's helped some of our young people lose weight and gain confidence... and a whole lot of strength! Ed is also running the Great North Run 2024 for us...star!

Meet the Trainer – Duncan

We're excited to spotlight Duncan, an exceptionally experienced personal trainer and wellbeing coach. "There is no disconnection between the mind and the body, the mind is directly influenced by what the body's up to."