Active Devon

Primary PE and Sport Premium – Guidance on How to Spend it Effectively

With this funding, schools have a key role in supporting all children and young people to live healthy active lives. This guidance can help.
The young people racing on a BMX track, shows Sport for Development in action, working in partnership with Love Sports in Torbay to support teenagers to be healthier and happier.Active Devon

Learn How Sport for Development Helps Young People in Devon

Sport for Development involves us working with partners to help young people and communities to be healthier, safer and more successful.
A large group of primary school children are demonstrating movement in early life as they follow a dance instructor's moves in a dance studio during the Celebration of Dance event. The children are behind one another, moving around in large circle with the instructor in the middle.Active Devon

Resources and Best Practice to Help You Support Movement in Early Life

These resources can help deliverers and educators support movement in early life and create positive experiences for children and young people.
Refugee families of men, women and children enjoying playing cricket at a park in Devon.Hikmat Devon

Physical Activity Providers Resources to Help Engage Wider Audiences

These resources are aimed to help you support and engage wider audiences so that everyone can enjoy the benefits of an active life.
Two children taking part in active learning at home

Physical Education and Active Learning Resources for Home Educating Families

For home educating families, these resources are aimed to help you to support your child's physical education, development and wellbeing.
Matt Evans, Active Devon's CEO with Jim Nye, former Chair of the Active Devon Board. They are stood near the Active Devon offices at Haven Banks. It's a lovely sunny day and behind them is Exeter canal with boats in the background.

Changes on the Active Devon Board as Jim Nye Retires

The Active Devon Board and staff say a fond farewell to the Chair, Jim Nye, who stepped down from the Board after nine years of involvement.
David, who is a volunteer at HealthScape CIC and one of our previous Active Devon Volunteer Award winners is stood on the beach after an open water session.

Volunteering to Help Devon’s Communities Get Active

Volunteers are key to helping Devon’s communities get active and we want them to be recognised and have a great experience.
Head and shoulder photos of the panel for the Active Devon Volunteer Awards 2023.

Meet the Panel for the Active Devon Volunteer Awards 2023

We are delighted to announce our 2023 Volunteer Awards panel members, who will be helping us to select the award winners this year.
Mum and dad, young son and daughter laughing and enjoying walking through the park together during Summertime. The sun is out, the grass is green and there are green trees in the background.Unsplash

Summertime Activity Ideas for Families to Enjoy Together

We've put together this useful toolkit packed with lots of activity ideas, top tips, places in Devon to explore and fun things to do!