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Active Surrey

Active Partnership

A not-for-profit organisation established in 1999 by Sport England and local partners to increase the development of physical activity throughout Surrey. Hosted by the County Council, Active Surrey develops Government strategic, health and economic related objectives to meet the needs of local people.To find information on how to stay fit and healthy take a look at the pages in the ‘Get Started’ section.

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Age UK Surrey

An independent local charity that provides services across the whole of the county to help people aged 50+ make the most of later life and above all enjoy it! They provide a wide range of activities to help older people remain independent, connected with the community, healthy and active. One of these is called GO50 Walking, encouraging local people to not only get active, but to also meet new people, make new friends and enjoy the outdoors. A full programme list of walks is available online to view. To find out more visit the Age UK Surrey homepage and select Activities and Events and/or Our Services.

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East Surrey Walking for Health

Walking for Health

Organise free weekly guided health walks across East Surrey, ranging from 30 to 90 minutes in length. Routes vary from rural to urban, often including local parks and are graded to suit the needs and abilities of participants. More challenging, progression walks are also available, which are longer and include steeper inclines. Managed by YMCA East Surrey, there is no need to book, simply turn up 10 minutes before the advertised time of the walk in order to register. It is a great way to get active, meet new people and keep fit and healthy.

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YMCA East Surrey

A local not-for-profit organisation helping vulnerable children, young people and adults to belong, contribute and thrive within their local communities of East Surrey. With a wide range of projects and organised activities on offer there really is something for everyone to get involved with, especially with regards to physical activity, keeping fit and staying healthy. The Health and Wellbeing category lists many options such as Group Exercise, Health Walks and even offers an Exercise Referral programme to help inactive people get active.

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