Signup starts for new Child Weight Management Programmes

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Four new family weight management programmes will start in the New Year in the district for children aged 12 years and over.

Each programme lasts for 6 weeks, with each session lasting 2 hours.

The first hour will be for parents and children to learn about being healthy through fun activities


In the second hour, the children will take part in a fun physical activity while the parents get further help and information on how  best to support their child to maintain a healthy weight. 


The topics discussed will include the eatwell guide, portion sizes, label reading, healthy lunches, physical activity, goal setting and behaviour change


The programmes will take place at;


  • Newby Primary School, Ryan Street, West Bowling, Bradford, BD5 7DQ

   Wednesday 10th January, 5.00pm – 7.00pm (for 6 weeks)


  • One in a Million School, Cliffe Terrace, Bradford, BD8 7DX.

   Thursday 11th January, 5.00pm – 7.00pm (for 6 weeks)


  • Karmand Centre, Barkerend Rd, Bradford BD3 9EP

   Saturday 13th January, 10.00am – 12.00pm (for 6 weeks)


  • Victoria Hall, Hard Ings Rd, Keighley BD21 3JN

   Tuesday 20th February, 5.00pm – 7.00pm (for 6 weeks)


To sign up with your child or refer a child to one of these programmes, please
call the Health Improvement team on 01274 435387 during office hours.


Published: 03/11/2017
Audience: Parents, carers, school nurses, teachers with responsibility for wellbeing
Contact: Thomas Atcheson

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