Welcome to the NWHPAF
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The North West Health and Physical Activity Forum (NWHPAF) is a voluntary organisation based in the North West of England, promoting practice and influencing policy in the area of health, physical activity and sport.
The Forum aims to:
· Share practice, liaise with and inform relevant groups where appropriate.
The Forum's objectives are:
· To promote networking opportunities for those working within health, physical activity and sport.
· To be a regional body developing links with national organisations.
This website is designed to give you access to the three core focus areas in which the Forum work –
By clicking on the links to the left or in the model above you can easily navigate the website and access information, resources and more.
AUGUST 2012 - HOT TOPIC
London 2012 – is it really getting people active?
According to the Guardian Online, The Brits may be watching lots of Olympic athletes this summer but they sure aren't moving more themselves. When
Adrian Bauman from the
Olympics secretary Jeremy Hunt said the government was looking for other ways to measure people's activity levels and insisted it was still working with local sports clubs to boost participation.