Age & Opportunity Active National Grant Scheme
Funding for Physical Activity in the Community
When can I apply for the grant?
We are delighted to announce the Age & Opportunity National Grant Scheme is open for applications on Thursday 1st February 2024 and will close at 12pm midday on Friday 1st March 2024.
How do I apply for the grant?
Please read the terms and conditions before you fill in the form so you are aware of the application criteria and who is eligible to apply.
You can now apply for the grant online by clicking here: apply for the grant online.
Another option is to download the form, print it, fill it in and send your application to us: download a copy of the form.
People always say that ‘you’re only as old as you feel’. Well, it turns out to be true. Science has proven that staying active keeps your body younger and your mind happier, no matter what it says on your birth cert. Being active can help your body to stay strong and supple improve balance and coordination aiding in falls prevention A healthy mind and body can help fight off colds and infections and many common illnesses. Exercise keeps you sharp and, best of all, it cheers you up and boosts your energy.
Being active just 30 minutes a day can offer you a range of benefits including:
- Better balance
- Greater range of movement
- Better strength
- Stay healthier
- Be more content
- Increase energy levels
- Increased social connection
- Prevent Falls