Active Living: No Limits is an Action Plan to improve the health and well-being for people with a disability in Northern Ireland through participation in sport and active recreation.
The Action Plan has primarily been developed by people with a disability and those groups and organisations who seek to support and empower people with a disability to have an inclusive life experience.
That everyone with a disability has an equal opportunity to access sport and active recreation leading to a healthier and more active lifestyle.
Encouraging and facilitating a collaborative approach to increasing participation in sport and active recreation by people with a disability.
Department for Communities capital investments of £1.4m has initiated a range of new projects.
The purpose of the Action Plan is to:
Engage and Encourage
People with a disability are supported by a strong, well coordinated disability sport sector.
People with a disability have positive experiences as a result of changed public attitudes and a greater understanding of disability.
Active and Inclusive
People with a disability lead active lifestyles and have improved health and wellbeing through involvement in sport and active recreation.
People with a disability have equality of choice and consistency of accessible activities and sporting facilities.
Involved and Inspired
People with a disability face ‘No Limits’ in sport and active recreation.