As Britain’s leading walking charity, with a commitment to promoting walking for health and social welfare, the Ramblers is an active partner in the Department of Health’s Public Health Responsibility Deal and a member of the Responsibility Deal Physical Activity Network.
The Responsibility Deal brings together government, businesses, charities and voluntary organisations to help tackle key public health challenges. Too many of us are eating too much, drinking too much and not doing enough physical activity. Creating the right environment can empower and support people to make informed, balanced choices that will help them lead healthier lives.
Organisations signing up to the Responsibility Deal commit to taking action voluntarily to improve public health through their community and commercial activities and their responsibilities as employers. Responsibility Deal partners make generic collective pledges but can also make their own individual or joint pledges.
The Ramblers has signed up to the collective pledges to:
We have also made an individual pledge to:
With Macmillan Cancer Support, we have made an individual pledge to:
Currently there are nearly 200 Responsibility Deal partners.