Increasing sport participation in the Asian community, with a particular focus on the Chinese and Korean communities on the North Shore.
Supporting facilities of overweight and obese children to become more active.
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A fun, non-competitive and safe environment in which children can learn and develop Fundamental Movement Skills.
Greater Auckland Coaching Unit –Integrating different coaching resources to ensure effective coach delivery to the region.
A nationwide programme motivating sedentary adults to become more active.
Increasing Maori participation and leadership in sport and traditional physical recreation at a community level.
Increasing the availability and accessibility of sport opportunities for all school-aged children.
Working to improve the capability of sports organisations by providing support and guidance.
Assists families of overweight and obese children to become more active, gain nutrition knowledge and become involved in regular activity (sport). Families receive support through weekly activity sessions that build skills for sport and increase confidence levels around being active. Specific nutrition knowledge is delivered in a fun and entertaining way. The family also receives in-home visits to get support on nutrition knowledge, activity time, screen time and BMI for the child
Active Families aims to improve family’s attitudes toward physical activity through fun physical activity experiences as well as introducing them to healthy food options and teach them to make healthy food choices.
Carl Fenton - Green Prescription / Active Families Manager
Phone: (09) 415 4611
Mobile: 0272 407 120.
Alternately health professionals such as GP’s, Paediatricians or Practice Nurses can refer you, just ask your doctor for more information.