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How community activity improves wellbeing

Posted by Peter

The Big Lottery Fund has completed the evaluation of its Wellbeing programme, and has comer up with some useful guidance on what works. If you're running a community activity relating to wellbeing, this is very useful as evidence to say that what you are doing is making a difference, and help you decide the most effective activities.

For example, they say that to promote physical activity:

"The more effective projects made exercise fun, either by embedding it in another activity, such as gardening, or presenting it as a socialising opportunity".

A helpful summary, and links to the main report, are here: