Our busy Active Communities team have the wellbeing of Denbighshire’s residents and visitors at heart. As individuals they have a wealth of experience in their own sectors, and together they combine their skills to offer a varied programme of high quality, inclusive leisure opportunities. Our Active Communities programme is designed to attract high levels of participation and improve the wellbeing of all those involved.
Our team of Community Health specialists offer a range of programmes to help people who need additional support to become active, improve their wellbeing and maintain their independence. Programmes include ;
Our Community Sport programmes deliver a targeted approach to increasing participation levels and encouraging the whole community to become more active. Enjoying sport within your local community can help to reduce social isolation, increase wellbeing and ensure that communities remain connected.
Each year, Denbighshire Leisure Ltd hosts the Denbighshire Community Sports Awards, a celebration of sporting achievement for individuals, teams and clubs across the county. Nominations are made online and shortlists are then compiled for this high profile event, which takes place each autumn.
Our Community Arts programmes work to promote, support and develop multi arts activity (visual arts and crafts, dance, drama, music and film) in our communities and provides opportunities for everyone to participate in the arts regardless of experience, age or background. Through working with a wide range of partners from public and third sector organisations to community groups across the fields of health and wellbeing, education and regeneration, the work addresses the priorities set out in the Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015.
Our Community Leadership programmes will ensure that people are given the opportunities, through volunteering or training to develop skills and contribute to activities in their community.