Community Covenant

12 months' free leisure centre membership for servicemen and women

Inspiring healthy lifestyles is working with Wigan Council and charitable and voluntary sectors across the borough to provide servicemen and women from across the area with an exclusive range of benefits.

The Armed Forces Community Covenant focuses on five themes:

  • Education
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Housing
  • Employment and skills
  • Enforcement

Inspiring healthy lifestyles and the Community Covenant

Inspiring healthy lifestyles is providing returning members of the Armed Forces, and those who have left the services in the last 12 months, with:

  • Help finding appropriate volunteering, training and apprenticeship opportunities, including guaranteed interviews for any job vacancies where individuals meet the essential criteria.
  • A complimentary 12-month membership of Inspiring healthy lifestyles Leisure Centres - giving free access to gyms and swimming pools operated by Inspiring healthy lifestyles - on purchase of a Lifestyle card.

For more information about the Community Covenant, please email us (, including Community Covenant in the subject line, with the following information:

  • Your full name
  • Your address (including postcode)
  • Your Armed Forces status (choose one of the below):
    • Serving Royal Navy
    • Serving Royal Marine
    • Serving British Army
    • Serving Royal Air Force
    • Veteran (if you have left the British Armed Forces in the past 12 months).