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Accessible PDF about EFDS. We are a national charity that exists to make active lives possible.
EFDS Me, Being Active films
Meet Cassie, Cath, Chandni, Hannah and Wolf. They are five disabled people with a range of impairments, who all lead active lives. In their own words, each individual shares their personal story. As well as discussing how they first became active, they explain the way it makes them feel. EFDS created the films in partnership with Sport England and Disability Rights UK.
EFDS Me, Being Active films 2017
Two years since the first collection, EFDS has released a new collection of Me, Being Active films. Meet Anoushé, Evie, Richard, Sam, Shona, Tesfai and Zack. They are seven disabled people with a range of impairments and long-term health conditions, who all lead active lives. In their own words, each individual shares their personal story. These films are supported by Disability Rights UK and funded by Sport England.
EFDS Media Guide to reporting on disabled people in sport
Released August 2016, this Guide supports journalists and sports providers to produce news content on disabled people in sport. It explores six areas- tailoring content, story type, style and placement, language, media formats and ambassadors. It accompanies the media research report released at the same time.
EFDS Profiling Toolkit
Designed to enable teachers and coaches to identify ability, measure progress and develop talent of every disabled child and adult
Engaging disabled people- combined insert pack
The eight downloads provide useful information on insight, marketing and workforce. It also outlines how to better target supporters, disabled children and young people and older people.
Engaging older disabled people in physical activity
A guide produced with and for Age UK to support older disabled people in fitness.
Inclusive Fitness Initiative: Exercise cards part 1
EFDS developed these cards to support disabled people to be active. Try gentle routines and enjoy exercising in many environments.
Inclusive Fitness Initiative: Exercise cards part 2
We developed these cards to support disabled people to be active. Try gentle routines and enjoy exercising in many environments.
Inclusive Fitness Initiative Marketing Kitbag
Download our IFI 'Marketing Gyms to Disabled People Kitbag' designed for IFI Mark facilities and other providers.
Inclusive School Games Resources
In partnership with the Youth Sport Trust, EFDS has developed the Sainsbury’s School Games Inclusive Health Check. The resource supports key delivery agents across the School Games Network to provide more opportunities that include young disabled people. As part of this partnership EFDS has developed the following fact sheets and top tips to support inclusive delivery. For further information regarding the Inclusive Health Check, visit https://www.yourschoolgames.com, click Your School and Inclusive Health Check.
Let's Get Active guide
A guide to physical activity and sport for people with a learning disability. Produced by Mencap and Special Olympics Great Britain.