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Walk4Life - information and resources for local supporters

Walk4Life is one of six Change4Life sub-brands. Their themes have been carefully chosen to allow campaigning around a specific activity, giving us all easy ways to engage with the wider audience.
Read the consumer information about Walk4Life
Follow Walk4Life on Twitter
Find or add a local walk, or set up your own group on Walk4Life.info

ITV's Walk4Life Day

For the last two years since 2010, Walk4Life Day has been supported by ITV and taken place on the last Sunday in September. In association with Ramblers, Walk England, Natural England, local authorities and others, Change4Life organises walks across England and Wales.

Resources

Download the resources below to promote and support your local Walk4Life events. Bulk orders of some resources are available from the DH Orderline - just quote the smart number reference.

Note: A PDF Reader is required to read some documents on this page.

Why not use Walk4Life in school?

Find ideas for using Walk4Life in the classroom and download the teacher's pack

Walk4Life schools page
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Thumbnail for Walk4Life resources list Walk4Life resources list Information (4pp) (DOC, 922KB)
A complete list of the resources available to support Walk4Life activities. 18-10-11
Thumbnail for Walk4Life local supporters' guide Walk4Life local supporters' guide Booklet (12pp) (PDF, 1.28MB)
Explains background, how local supporters can promote it, the benefits of play, games to play while walking, top tips and more. C4L068 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Walk4Life - tips to get walking every day Walk4Life - tips to get walking every day Booklet (10pp) (PDF, 933KB)
With ideas for how families can incorporate walks into everyday life, the benefits of walking, safety, making walking fun, walking to school, and more. C4L064 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Walk4Life - fun games for everyday walking Walk4Life - fun games for everyday walking Booklet (5pp) (PDF, 651KB)
Contains games that families can play while walking in their local area. C4L065 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Walk4Life - fun games for walking in parks and woodland Walk4Life - fun games for walking in parks and woodland Booklet (12pp) (PDF, 2.79MB)
Booklet containing games that families can play while walking further afield. CL066 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Walk4Life event poster Walk4Life event poster Poster (PDF, 149KB)
Promote your own Walk4Life event in the blank space provided. 402818/V1 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Walk4Life event poster (footprint) Walk4Life event poster (footprint) Poster (PDF, 29KB)
Promote your own Walk4Life event in the blank "footprint" provided. 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Walk4Life sponsorship form Walk4Life sponsorship form Form (PDF, 63KB)
Pre-printed sponsorship form for Walk4Life sponsored events 07-10-11
Thumbnail for It's not just a walk, it's a workout - It's not just a walk, it's a workout - Poster (PDF, 36KB)
"It's not just a walk, it's a workout" footprint poster promoting walk4life.info 402818/V3 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Best foot forward - could you walk to school? Best foot forward - could you walk to school? Poster (PDF, 36KB)
"Footprint" poster promoting walk4life.info 402818/V2 07-10-11
Thumbnail for A great way to burn calories not cash A great way to burn calories not cash Poster (PDF, 36KB)
"Footprint" poster promoting walk4life.info 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Stressed? Why not walk it off? Stressed? Why not walk it off? Poster (PDF, 36KB)
"Footprint" poster promoting walk4life.info 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Stressed? We can walk it out? Stressed? We can walk it out? Poster (PDF, 38KB)
"Footprints" poster promoting walk4life.info 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Free gym this way Free gym this way Poster (PDF, 38KB)
"Footprints" poster promoting walk4life.info 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Why not take the stairs? Why not take the stairs? Poster (PDF, 39KB)
"Footprints" poster promoting walk4life.info 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Walk the talk Walk the talk Poster (PDF, 38KB)
"Footprints" poster promoting walk4life.info 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Walk4Life editorial for local supporters (short version) Walk4Life editorial for local supporters (short version) Editorial (1p) (DOC, 31KB)
Summary description for use in publications aimed at local supporters. 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Walk4Life editorial for local supporters (long version) Walk4Life editorial for local supporters (long version) Editorial (1p) (DOC, 31.5KB)
Summary description for use in publications aimed at local supporters. 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Walk4Life editorial for families (short version) Walk4Life editorial for families (short version) Editorial (1p) (DOC, 31KB)
Summary description for use in publications aimed at families. 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Walk4Life editorial for families (long version) Walk4Life editorial for families (long version) Editorial (1p) (DOC, 31.5KB)
Summary description for use in publications aimed at families. 07-10-11
Thumbnail for Walk4Life toolkit Walk4Life toolkit Toolkit (ZIP, 4.13MB)
Contains supporter's guide, tips and games leaflets, poster and editorial. 07-10-11

Create your own resources

If you'd like to create your own Walk4Life resources just register as a local supporter and you'll be sent a link to the brand assets and guidelines. In addition, our friends at Make Sport Fun have created a brilliant tool which allows you to design your own Change4Life posters.
Go to the Change4Life poster design tool

Adapting resources or printing large volumes

To adapt or print large numbers of any of the Change4Life resources, email us at c4lpartnerships@dh.gsi.gov.uk with your details and requirements and we’ll get back to you.

Find out about future plans

You can use the campaign resources for your own events, and / or coordinate your activities according to the campaign schedule to create more of a national movement.
See what's planned for the next few months

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