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EVIDENCE BASED APPROACH CASE STUDIES

Read the case studies below to find out how other organisations have used an evidence-based approach to create healthier, more active communities.

CASE STUDIES

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ACTIVE PLACES

A multi-partner Sport England funded pilot designed to build healthier, more active communities in Shildon and the Deerness Valley areas of County Durham.

DURHAM SWIM

Durham County Council took part in a national Sport England funded pilot to get more people swimming, more often.

EXERCISE REFERRAL

Researchers from Durham University worked with patients, commissioners and providers through Active Northumberland to understand how we can improve exercise referral provision.

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TACKLING INEQUALITIES FUND

County Durham Sport distributed Sport England funding to organisations and community groups to keep people active in the COVID 19 lockdown and recovery stages.

WAYS TO WELLBEING

Durham County Council work closely with the Wellbeing for Life service, Public Health and Social Prescribing Link Workers to support the health and wellbeing of local people.

PARKLIFE

Durham County Council project designed to increase and sustain activity levels of the least active populations within the Durham Dales.