|MEND stands for Mind, Exercise, Nutrition…..Do it!, and it aims to empower children and adults to reach or maintain a healthier weight. It is foremost a weight management service designed to help families with a child who is overweight or obese (child’s BMI above the 91st centile [UK 1990 BMI charts]). The child must be resident in or attend a school within Hampshire.
MEND 7-13 is a comprehensive, family-based educational programme that has been designed to prevent and treat overweight and obesity in children and their families by improving health, fitness and self-esteem. The programme consists of groups of families participating in weekly 1 to 2 hour sessions twice a week for ten weeks. Sessions include three essential elements: exercise and physical activity, good nutrition and a balanced diet and behavior change
ELIGIBILITY: 7 - 13 resident in or attend a school within Hampshire
REFERRAL METHOD: To refer a family either contact Ben Rigby directly at 01962 847523 or 07850 670108, or by email at Ben.Rigby@hants.gov.uk.
CONTACT DETAILS: Email: email@example.com
|HAMPSHIRE SLIMMING ON REFERRAL|
|People with heart disease, diabetes, or awaiting surgery and motivated to lose weight.
COST: 12 weeks free
LOCATIONS: Call to find local course
ELIGIBILITY: BMI > 30
CONTACT DETAILS: 01773 546397
|Hypnotherapy Directory was launched to connect individuals with qualified hypnotherapists in the UK. We offer information about what hypnotherapy is, how it can help, articles written by professionals and the latest hypnotherapy news.
COST: This will differ from practitioner to practitioner based on experience, location and other factors.
CONTACT DETAILS: 0844 8030 242
|OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS GB|
|Overeaters Anonymous is a Fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength and hope, are recovering from compulsive overeating. We welcome everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively. The OA Programme is based on the twelve step recovery programme of Alcoholics Anonymous. In OA we admit that we are powerless over food and cannot manage our eating behaviours alone. In OA we find others who can help us to find a saner and more beneficial way to deal with our eating problems and our living problems.
LOCATIONS: Online and local
CONTACT DETAILS: 07000 784985
Local community groups and services to help improve your
health and wellbeing. General health and/ or specific conditions catered for.
Looking for a new career? Why not check out our current vacancies.
Would you like to join the Mid Hampshire Healthcare Patient Reference Group?
The NHS website. Take control of your health and wellbeing. Get medical advice, information about healthcare services and support for a healthy life.
Other NHS Websites