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Catalyst Awardee

START with STRENGTH: a proactive exercise pathway

Dr Ashley Gluchowski | University of Salford
Competition Sponsor: United Kingdom Research and Innovation
Awardee Year: 2023 Physical inactivity costs the UK £7 billion each year and is responsible for 1 in every 6 deaths. Although a number of exercise programmes have aimed to address the global challenge of ageing…




Catalyst Awardee

Re-imagining LGBTQ+ Multigenerational Communities

Dr Eleanor Whitcroft | University of Sussex; 
Competition Sponsor: United Kingdom Research and Innovation
Awardee Year: 2023   “Re-imagining LGBTQ+ Multi-generational Communities” brings together older LGBTQ+ community members and university students. It aims to build and support LGBTQ multi-generational communities through visual arts workshops, befriending schemes, and community researcher development.…


Catalyst Awardee

Green Walks

  Kirk Woolford, PhD | Anglia Ruskin University
Competition Sponsor: United Kingdom Research and Innovation
Awardee Year: 2022 During and post Covid-19 lockdowns, the importance of access to green spaces for mental health has been highlighted. However, in the UK, we have deeply entrenched disparities in access to green spaces.…

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