Weight Management

Wellbeing Prescriptions

Wellbeing Prescription is a free social prescribing service that can help you improve your health and wellbeing. Advisors will meet you to discuss your needs, providing expert advice and signposting you to services that can help you be healthier and happier.

Telephone: 01883 732787 

Website: www.wellbeingprescription.org

Active Surrey

Lead agency for physical activity in Surrey.

Website: www.activesurrey.com

NHS Digital Weight Management Programme

This online 12 week weight management programme designed to personally support you on your journey to a healthy lifestyle and is provided free by the NHS. Your GP can refer you if you are over a BMI of 30 or 27.5 if Black, Asian or in minority ethic group and either diabetic or have hypertension (high blood pressure).

Website: www.england.nhs.uk

R&B Healthwise Exercise on referral

Tadworth Leisure centre: Helps to reduce risk factors for chronic disease and manage existing conditions. Aims to encourage people of all abilities to become more active to help improve health and wellbeing. Available for Banstead residents who have an existing medical condition that would be helped by exercise.

Website: www.better.org.uk/healthwise

Am I a Healthy Weight?

Calculate your BMI using this NHS Tool

Website: NHS: BMI Calculator

Slimming World

You’ll find delicious recipe and menu ideas at your local group, along with all the help you need to get started and reach your target weight.

Website: www.slimmingworld.co.uk

Be Your Best

Surrey County Council’s children’s weight management service, Be Your Best, is a free service for Surrey families with children aged 0-12yrs. The Be Your Best programme is all about helping your family to better health by supporting you to eat healthier, move more and feel better. Eligible families will be offered 6 1:1 nurse sessions and 6 online group sessions.

Telephone: 01483 517005

Website: www.bybsurrey.org

Email: BeYourBest@surreycc.gov.uk

10 day supported exercise programme

This exercise programme is available to anyone. It’s been set up to encourage older adults to take part in regular physical activity. One to one support is offered for those who struggle to get online. Please follow this link for an introduction of the 10-Today Programme: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Da5aThnoCpI. You can also tune into their radio station online: https://10today.co.uk/tune-in/ If you would like to refer someone or would like to set up a group zoom session. Or have any general feedback or questions then please contact Jack Blythe via email: jack.blythe@csva.co.uk

Healthy surrey

Website providing information on a range of health matters, as well as details on campaigns running in Surrey to improve health and wellbeing. Help re: weight & healthy eating, exercise, alcohol, stopping smoking, mental health, substance misuse, seasonal advice, workplace wellbeing or domestic abuse.

Website: /www.healthysurrey.org.uk

Change4Life

Change4Life aims to help your family be healthier and happier. Find out more about what’s really in the food your family eats.

Website: NHS: Make a change today

WW

Meetings, Online or a little bit of both. We’ve got options and support, whatever your lifestyle.

Website: www.weightwatchers.com/uk