About Blackburn with Darwen Healthy Living
Blackburn with Darwen Healthy Living relies on residents and volunteers to help to deliver its messages on healthy eating, health awareness and physical activity. With services including a community gym on a bus, a food co-operative and cervical and breast screening for South Asian women, it builds the knowledge and skills of local people to enable them to help themselves.
What the judges thought
'This is an imaginative organisation, with good grassroots engagement improving local health. Its projects put the community voice at the heart of its decision-making.'