This report examines the motivators and barriers to physical activity for those in mid to later life. It emphasises that national and local government must prioritise physical activity as part of the pandemic recovery.
This report looks at how the wider impacts of Covid-19 have affected older people (>65), with a focus on deconditioning and falls. The report also summarises recommendations aimed at mitigating these impacts and improving older adult mental and physical health.
This guidance can be used by local level practitioners and commissioners to begin tackling inequalities in physical activity across and within protected characteristic groups. It presents the findings of a review, analysis and research aimed at understanding the enablers, barriers and opportunities for increasing physical activity across inequality groups including older adults.