Derby County Community Trust support children and families to lead healthier and happier lifestyles through the Live IT programme! Activities range from trampolining to smoothie making, gym sessions to BoxFit, providing education around fitness and nutrition in a fun and caring environment. The project improves confidence, self-esteem and makes sure everyone’s enjoying themselves along the way.
Who can join?
Children aged 5 to 17
Registered to a Derby doctor and/or a Derby city resident.
Be on the 85th BMI centile or higher. Click below to calculate your child's BMI.
What do we offer
A free year of support for children and their families
An initial activation session for children to sign onto the programme at Willows Sports centre or Oxygen Free Jumping.
For under 12s
Live IT clubs run after school, across the city. Children will take part in games and activities each week to support a healthy lifestyle and learn about the little changes that can make a big difference.
For over 12s
Gym sessions – A personal training plan will be developed for young people to work safely on their own goals.
All children signed onto the programme get a free swim pass and parents and siblings get a reduced rate to swim. Children can also access a free timetable of holiday activities across Derby, including Jump and Fun.
For a full timetable of Live IT sessions click below.
How do I sign a child onto the programme?
Referrals can be made by parents/guardians by following the link to the Live Well website below.
For more information contact: Sara Adcock, Physical Activity and Health Officer, on 01332 416140 or email [email protected]
"My children really enjoy their Live IT sessions. The team are super supportive, non-judgemental and are always reassuring and helpful."