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Active Pregnancy Foundation

Supporting women to stay active throughout pregnancy and beyond,
by providing expertise & advice, changing culture & challenging policy
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What's New

We launched our inaugural Active Pregnancy Foundation Awards 2023 - in association with Natal Active.

We're shining a light the very best people, places, products and programmes who are working to support pre- and postnatal women become or stay active in ways that are right for them. 

Read about the Awards and 'meet' the winners!

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About Us

Set up during the first lockdown in 2020,

The Active Pregnancy Foundation are a

registered charity dedicated to breaking down barriers to engagement with physical activity during the preconception, pregnancy and the postnatal life stages.

Find information that's right for you

Check out our advice & support - also read women's stories

Pregnant Woman Staying Fit

Find out how to support the pregnant or postnatal woman in your life

Mother and Baby on Floor

Check out our whole systems approach to promoting physical activity for mums &


Doctor Supporting Pregnant Mum

This Mum Moves

This Mum Moves is an educational programme which aims to empower women to make informed physical activity choices throughout pregnancy and beyond by providing professionals with the tools to discuss physical activity during the childbearing years.

Find out more, and book onto a TMM Ambassador Training course.


Meet The Team


Dr Marlize De Vivo

CEO & Co-Founder

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Sally Kettle

CEO & Co-Founder

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Dr Medbh Hillyard


Sarah Thorne

Sarah Thorne


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How you can get involved

Make A Donation

Support Our Work

Help us to change the health of the nation one mum-to-be at a time!

Your donation will enable us to tackle the health inequalities faced by women and their babies.

Donation Amount

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About The APF

Supporting women to stay active throughout pregnancy and beyond, by providing expertise & advice, changing culture & challenging policy.


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PLEASE NOTE - Where referring to 'women' and 'mothers', this should be taken to include people who do not identify as female but who are pregnant.

Similarly, where the term 'parents' is used, this should be taken to include anyone who has main responsibility for caring for a baby.

Copyright - 2023 by The Active Pregnancy Foundation

Registered Charity Number - 1190780

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