The Actives Top 5 Calorie Snacks For Children

Public Health England has recently been in the news for talking about children’s snacks and limiting them to 100 kcals per snack. However, the main message from Public Health England seems to have got a little lost amongst the media hype with typical “children can’t eat chocolate bars…ever again” style articles gaining interest. However, the campaign from the…

The Actives Parent Team

The Actives Parents Team – now recruiting This is your chance to be heard on the physical activity challenges and other health and wellbeing issues which matter to you and your children. The Actives Parents Team is our new initiative giving a voice to parents on the physical activity challenges and issues that face parents…

Mental Toughness for Children

How injury can help children build their resilience While my mind thinks I’m still 26, my body is certainly telling me I’m not. There’s more than a few miles on this chassis, hence why I’ve had both knees resurfaced. This entailed two six-weeks stints of non-weight bearing on crutches, no driving etc.. As a single…

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Waitrose Grow & Sell Programme

Here at The Actives we love to partner with other organisations who share our passion for promoting daily healthy lifestyle habits for under 11’s, whether that be in key areas around physical activity, healthy eating or emotional wellbeing. This month has seen us team up with Waitrose to help promote their brilliant ‘Grow & Sell’…