There are many great charities that play a fantastic role in the world of physical activity and sport, providing support for individuals and communities in need. Below is a selection of popular charities that offer a wide range of services and have numerous opportunities for you to become involved yourself. We’ve provided a bit of information about each charity. However, they all have so much more to offer so be sure to click the links and check out their websites. If you work for other exercise charities and want them included on our site, please contact us and we’ll be happy to add them.
Exercise charity Mind


Mind provide support and advice to those suffering from mental health issues, meaning that they don’t have to suffer by themselves.

Exercise charity Youth Sports Trust

Youth Sport Trust

Youth Sport Trust are a charity looking to ensure that every child benefits from physical activity, exercise, sport and PE. They work with thousands of UK schools to help children improve their wellbeing and attainment levels.

Exercise charity Women's Sports Foundation

Women's Sports Foundation

Women often face more barriers to participation in sport and exercise when compared to men. Therefore Women’s Sports Foundation are on a mission to promote equality within sports. They aim to give every girl and woman an equal opportunity to become involved in a wide range of roles within sport and exercise.


SportsAid are a charity which help young athletes with the financial demands of their sport, allowing these talented sports performers to reach their dreams of competing at international competitions.