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Pioneering employee development programme for housing association

Barnsley not-for-profit organisation, Team Activ, has teamed up with South Yorkshire Housing Association to develop a major new initiative as part of SYHA’s award winning LeadWell Development programme. Beginning this summer, the yearlong programme, called SYsHAre, will aim to develop cross-business collaboration, encourage wellbeing and improve engagement with a series

Space hopper business slalom planned for Sport Relief

Barnsley businesses are being urged to get active and dig deep at a fun-filled day for today's Sport Relief 2014. Sporting and fitness organisation Team Activ is hosting a sporting extravaganza packed with winter Olympic themed games. The event, which is in aid of Sport Relief includes indoor curling, a space hopper

Team Activ wins Walk Barnsley contract

An award-winning social enterprise is to support Barnsley Council as it launches a new initiative to get more people walking in the town. Funding for the two-year Walk Barnsley contract will target businesses, communities and households mainly along the A635 corridor between Town Centre and Hickleton to get more people engaged in walking. Team

Barnsley community champion shortlisted for award

A Barnsley man who is on a mission to encourage more people to get fit has been shortlisted for an award. Darren Padgett, founder of Team Activ, is in the running for an award from the Social Enterprise Yorkshire and Humber (SEYH). He’s shortlisted for Social Entrepreneur of the Year. Founded in

Sporting Ambition Needs Support

The people behind Barnsley’s award winning not-for-profit sports provider, Team Activ, are aiming transform the way all we access and enjoy sport in the UK – but they need help to get their new project off the ground. Not content with providing a range of popular sports activities and events for

Scoutastic gets salute from Team Activ

Scouts from across South Yorkshire had their fun mapped out when they took part in an orienteering challenge led by Barnsley not-for-profit Team Activ. Team Activ, which provides sport opportunities to schools, businesses and communities, had been asked to run an orienteering challenge at the recent Scoutastic event at Don Valley