Reactiv8 Project - new sport and physical activity programme for people aged 16+ with a newly acquired disability

Parkwood Community Leisure are proud to announce the launch of the Reactiv8 Project in Rushcliffe. In partnership with Nottinghamshire County Council and Rushcliffe Borough Council.

The Reactiv8 project is a new sport and physical activity programme for people aged 16+ with a newly acquired disability. Participants referred onto the programme are able to access weekly multi sports and gym sessions for a period of 10 weeks with support from an appropriately qualified activity leader.

Justin Palfrey - General Manager for Parkwood Leisure commented: “this is a fantastic new project open to anyone with a range of disabilities to come along and try a range of activities at the centre for a reduced rate all you need to do is follow the referral pathway for further details and to qualify”..

The Ractiv8 Project is now also available in Rushcliffe at:

  • Cotgrave Leisure Centre - 0115 989 2916
  • Rushcliffe Arena - 0115 981 4027
  • Keyworth Leisure Centre - 0115 937 5582
  • Bingham Leisure Centre - 01949 838 628

All sessions will cost £4 per session

Sport and physical activity can provide a number of physical and social benefits to participants including:

  • Improved fitness levels
  • Helps to manage weight
  • Builds muscle strength
  • Reduces stress and depression
  • Improves confidence and self esteem
  • Opportunity to socialise and meet other people
  • Find out about other local opportunities that may be beneficial to you

How do I get involved?

Individuals can be referred by a medical professional, carer or by self referral by completing and returning the Reactiv8 referral form. Once we receive your referral form someone will be in contact to arrange an induction onto the programme and discuss your needs in further detail before starting the programme.

Or visit http://nottingham.sportsuite.co.uk/forms/view/210 to complete the self referral form today.