Promoting mental and physical health & wellbeing.
Eastbourne Walking Festival is an annual ten day celebration of the great outdoors that acts as a springboard to promoting the health and wellbeing benefits of discovering walking as a way of life. This event is carefully curated to provide something for everyone despite age or mobility and is designed to introduce and inspire visitors and residents of Eastbourne to the incredible trails, paths, and stories of discovery throughout this Victorian town that is nestled right at the gateway to the South Downs National Park.
3VA is a partner of and has been instrumental in supporting Eastbourne Walking Festival by identifying suitable walk leaders and routes as part of the programme of walks.
The High Weald Walking Festival is a collaboration between a number of local branches of The Ramblers and the High Weald AONB Partnership. The Festival aims to help walkers of all abilities explore and learn about the historic High Weald landscape.
A range of resources from the Mental Health Foundation. By providing the right information, guidance and support in childhood and adolescence, the chances of developing mental health problems can be reduced for millions of people over a lifetime – with enormous benefits to the people directly affected, along with their families, friends and the communities they live in.