Basildon locality impact
Basildon is part of the South West Essex Hub and has a population of approximately 187,199.
The work of Active Essex includes supporting the local network, Active Basildon, who organise and deliver a multitude of sport and physical activity sessions and events within Basildon, Billericay and Wickford in order to get more people active and healthy. The network is represented on Basildon Health and Wellbeing board as well as helping to commission the Councils’ Sport Development Grant. Basildon is also one of the 3 Essex Local Delivery Pilot test areas as part of a new and exciting initiative, led by Active Essex, to build healthier, more active communities across Essex.