Get Yourself Active Project

Description

To support disabled people and people with long term health conditions to access the sport and leisure opportunities of their choice, within their community. The Get Yourself Active project acts as a signposting and information service for people who are interested in accessing sport and physical activity. Once a referral has been made, the coordinator will contact the family to arrange a home visit or to provide information on activities via email or post.

Service Details

Organisation:
Cheshire Centre For Independent Living (CCIL)
Service Type:
Things to Do
Age Range:
14 - 99
Age Band:
  • Young Adults (14-25)
  • Adults (18+)
  • Older People (65+)
Cost:
As the project acts as a signposting and information service, there are no costs to gain the information on local opportunities. However, there may be cost to access some of the community activities you are signposted too.
Is a referral required?:
Yes
Accepted referral methods:
  • Self referral
  • Via CAMHS (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services)
  • Via GP or Health Professional
  • Via College or post-16 provider
  • Via Children’s Social Care
  • Via Adult Social Care
  • Via Cheshire East Housing Options Team
  • Via Voluntary Agencies
Waiting List:
No
How is the service provided?:
  • Telephone
  • Post
  • Email
  • Face to face
  • Outreach Services
Areas covered in Cheshire East:
  • All Areas of Cheshire East
Service operates in the following neighbouring local authorities:
  • Cheshire West and Chester
Provides support to:
  • People with SEN/learning disabilities
  • People with physical disabilities

Opening Times

Days service available:
  • Weekdays only
Opening Times - Monday:
09:00 - 17:00
Opening Times - Tuesday:
09:00 - 17:00
Opening Times - Wednesday:
09:00 - 17:00
Opening Times - Thursday:
09:00 - 17:00
Opening Times - Friday:
09:00 - 17:00
Opening Times - Saturday:
Closed
Opening Times - Sunday:
Closed
Additional Opening Times:

This page was last updated on 10 May 2018

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Contact Details

Contact Name:
Tom Bell (Get Yourself Active Coordinator)
Telephone:
01606 331853
Email:
thomas.bell@cheshirecil.org