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Lapin Liikunta ry

Lapin Liikunta ry

Hallituskatu 20 B 7, 96100, Rovaniemi, Finland  - +35816256205

description of organisation

Lapin Liikunta (LapLi) is an expert in physical education in Lapland. We get children and adults moving at sporting events and sport camps. We educate people who work with children, club operators and workplaces to get others moving and help them to develop their activities to be more effective. We advocate exercise to policy-makers. For us, exercise is a way of life!
The most important target groups of LapLi are children, youth and the people who get them moving: adults, workplaces and sport clubs.
We arrange events and camps where people can find the right form of exercise for them. We also arrange campaigns which inspire people to get active. We cooperate with sport clubs, schools and early childhood educators with the aim of making exercise the way of life of every resident of Lapland.

LapLi is a non-profit organization which was founded in 1995. We work for over a hundred sport clubs in the Lapland region. Our members are sport clubs and organizations providing exercise services.

Participants with fewer opportunities

  • This organisation has a physical environment suitable for young people with physical, sensory or other disabilities (such as wheelchair access and similar.
  • This organisation has additional mentoring or other support suitable for young people with social obstacles, educational difficulties, cultural differences or similar.

inclusion topics

This organisation is willing to involve volunteers who face situations which make their participation in activities more difficult, from the following categories for different types of project:

Inclusion categoryReceiving projectsSending projectsCoordinating projectsHosting organisationSupporting organisation
Economic obstacles
Social obstacles
Geographical obstacles

Volunteering project

Project name Project Dates Deadline Status
Sporty Lapland
A total of 52 week(s) during the period
Aug 2018 to Oct 2019
01/08/2018 - 01/10/2019
08/03/2018 closed

This organisation is accredited to run projects under Erasmus+ Volunteering and the European Solidarity Corps.

Scope Volunteering

Role Expiry date
PIC no: 912386657 | Last updated on 18/01/2018

Organisation topics

Grassroots sports

Health and wellbeing

Enhance social inclusion, equal opportunities and participation in sports