Young People Weight Management and Physical Activity Services in Warwickshire

Weight Management Support

The Weight Management on referral service provides 12 weeks of weight management support for young people across Warwickshire.

Who is this service for?

Young People aged 11-15 years

Costs: Free of charge

Am I eligible?

You must be referred by a health/social care professional/pharmacist and be overweight.  If you think you are overweight and not too sure, you can check with a school health service, a GP, a pharmacist or other health professional you may be in contact with such as a practice nurse, a looked after children’s nurse, a social worker, a physiotherapist, dietician or occupational therapist etc.  One of these people can also refer you to the service.

What can you expect once you’ve been referred?

You will be contacted and offered a 12 week programme with Slimming World.

 

Physical Activity Programme

This Physical Activity/Healthy Lifestyle service is a 12 week personalised physical activity programme delivered by qualified fitness instructors.

Who is this service for?

Young People aged 12-16 years

Costs: Discounted cost

Am I eligible?

You must be referred by a health/social care professional such as a school nurse, a Doctor or a pharmacist.  You must be overweight or a have a medical condition to take up this service.

What can you expect once you’ve been referred?

You will be contacted by a member of NB Leisure Trust and will be given the opportunity to take part in a minimum of one x 45 minute session at a community venue or leisure facility. You will be able to mix and match activities (subject to availability of activities in your local area).

Find a local Leisure Facility or Community Based Class. You will be told what the cost will be before you go ahead.

 

Family Weight Management Support

Change Makers is a 9 week healthy eating, healthy lifestyles and physical activity programme for Families with at least one child who is overweight and aged 4-12. The programme takes a whole family approach and sessions take place after school in a variety of leisure and school settings across Warwickshire.

Find out more about Family Weight Management support.

 

For more information on any of these services please contact us.

Want to join the scheme?

If you are interested in taking part in the Fitter Futures Warwickshire scheme, please see our referral information to find out how to get involved.