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Move More Northern Ireland is part of Macmillan Cancer Support’s national campaign to ensure that people living with cancer are supported to become physically active, both before, during and after their treatment.
Many people living with cancer want to make positive changes to their lives, and taking steps to have a healthier lifestyle can be a big part of this.
Move More Northern Ireland is a physical activity service that helps people living with cancer become, and stay active, in a way that suits them.
Being active before, during and after treatment has many benefits. It can help to:
We will help you to get active in an activity that’s right for you.
This could be:
We also provide a range of cancer-specific activity classes where you can get active with other people living with cancer in a fun and friendly environment.
Each Move More Northern Ireland project is managed and delivered by a Move More Coordinator who can meet with you at a time and place that suits to:
We are working towards the development of 11 Move More projects (1 in each council area of Northern Ireland) by 2019.
At present, there are Move More projects in the following areas:
In the near future, projects will also be established in Causeway Coast and Glens, Mid Ulster, and Fermanagh and Omagh.
For more information, or to get involved in Move More Northern Ireland:
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