About REACT

  • REACT was a multi-site randomised controlled trial which evaluated a physical activity programme.

  • REACT recruited 777 independently-living adults aged 65 or over at risk of major mobility-related disability. For more information about the REACT target group click here.  

  • REACT delivered and evaluated a 12-month physical activity and social education programme designed to improve long-term functional ability in older adults who are already having some difficulties with mobility. 

  • For a conceptual diagram of how REACT benefits older adults click here

  • REACT was a 57 month research programme funded by the NIHR, and completed in May 2020.

The REACT study
The REACT study
The REACT study
The REACT study
The REACT study