Holistic Health Team’s Jane McLennan, MFHT, reflects on offering well-being sessions for members of Nottingham Boccia Ball Club.
Original case study provided by FHT www.fht.org.uk
Bethan, a University of Nottingham Physiotherapy student, attended the Sainsbury's Inclusive Community Training
Carolyn attended the Sainsbury's Inclusive Community Training
Reach Fitness is a Dept. of Health, Volunteering Fund Health Professional referral project that seeks to address health inequalities
and barriers to good health for adults with learning disabilities.
At Ashfield School in Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, a group of support staff assembled to undertake Sainsbury’s Active Kids for All Inclusive Community Training.
They wanted to learn new skills, particularly around including people of different abilities within the same physical activity session. They also wanted to take away knowledge and confidence to promote more opportunities for the people they support.
"Insight - looking at what people want to do, not what we think they want to do."