GM Moving

Who can help you?

Who can help you?

There is lots of advice, support and useful information out there that you may find helpful, some of which we have listed below. For any more information, support and signposting please contact Claire Marshall [email protected].

You could also visit the website of the local authority in which your business is located to find out more about localised offers and opportunities.

GM Moving

GM Moving

Greater Manchester Moving is the Active Partnership for Greater Manchester, which leads and supports the delivery of GM Moving in Action, the city region’s physical activity strategy. We work closely with people, partners and stakeholders across the city region and in each of the 10 boroughs.

GM Daily Mail Toolkit – Employers & Workplaces

The GM Daily Mile Toolkit has everything you need to launch a Daily Mile campaign in the workplace and/or encourage staff working from home to take up a Daily Mile. The step-by-step guide, top tips and the downloadable marketing and promotional resources in this toolkit will help you to achieve your goal.

Good Employment

A more active workplace can support a business which is looking to achieve Good Employment Charter status – it will tick criteria around health and wellbeing of employees.

The Federation for Small Businesses

FSB provides advice and support for small businesses to help fulfil their ambitions.  They have produced a free guide with handy hints and tips for small businesses to support their staff to be more active.

Sport England – Active Employee Toolkit

Sport England have also produced an Active Employee toolkit full of tips and tools employers can use to support the health and wellbeing of employees through physical activity.

Better Health – an NHS campaign

It’s the perfect time to get active. No matter how much you do, physical activity is good for your body and mind. Adults should aim to be active every day. Some is good – more is better still.

The NHS Better Health campaign gives links to apps including Couch to 5K, Active 10 as well as tips on how to be active and being active at home.

Centre for Ageing Better – Becoming an age-friendly employer

Increased activity in the workplace is for everyone. No matter what the age or ability of your employees, every one of them can get moving more.

The Centre for Ageing Better, an independent charitable foundation, can give you great advice and support, including their ‘Becoming an Age-Friendly Employer’ publication.

Activity Alliance – Becoming an Disability Inclusive Employer

The Activity Alliance are specialists in disability inclusion. They support organisations to include more disabled people in their work and provide accessible, meaningful experiences in physical activity and sport and can help provide support to embed inclusive and better practice, whatever sector you work in. 

They have developed ten principles to support employers to enable active workplace strategies that are suitable for everyone, including those with disabilities.

Centre for Better Ageing – Becoming an age-friendly employer

Increased activity in the workplace is for everyone. No matter what the age or ability of your employees, every one of them can get moving more.

The Centre of Ageing Better, an independent charitable foundation, can give you great advice and support, including their ‘Becoming and Age-Friendly Employer’ publication.

Activity Alliance – Becoming an Disability Inclusive Employer

The Activity Alliance are specialists in disability inclusion. They support organisations to include more disabled people in their work and provide accessible, meaningful experiences in physical activity and sport and can help provide support to embed inclusive and better practice, whatever sector you work in. 

They have developed ten principles to support employers to enable active workplace strategies that are suitable for everyone, including those with disabilities.