By Emdad Rahman:
In association with Barking & Dagenham (LBBD) Community Health the Leftley Sports Club (LSC) are now an accredited Healthy Lifestyle Partner for the London Borough of Barking & Dagenham.
As part of the partnership the Borough has formally invited LSC to nominate at least 3 people to become Community Health Champions (CHC’s).
Chairman Muhammed Ali commented: “As a community health group we’re really pleased with the way we have been able to inspire hard to reach residents to engage in sporting activities.
“It’s exciting that we are receiving advice and support to continue with our activities.”
Nominees will partake in Community Health Champions programme and be offered the Royal Society of Public Health’s (RSPH) accredited training.
LSC run walk & talk sessions at Mayesbrook Park every Saturday.
The sessions are totally free and open to everybody.
The meeting point is by the Clare Garden/The Drive gate to Mayesbrook Park every Saturday and Sunday at 10.30 am.