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Weight Management

NHS England

Contact Name
NHS England
Contact Email
england.contactus@nhs.net
Contact Telephone
0300 311 22 33

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What is Weight Management?

There are many ways that we can prepare our lives to make the shift towards losing weight.

The right information is important in helping ourselves choose the right foods, drinks, exercise and general nutrition. To stay in good health, it is important to maintain a healthy weight. Eating a balanced diet with a variety of foods including fruit and vegetables will help us to look and feel our best.

What you eat, and how much, is so important for your health and your waistline. Choosing healthier foods is easier than you might think. There are lots of cheap and tasty ways you and your family can eat well every day.

Benefits

Whether you're trying to lose weight, get in shape or just live a healthier life, eating well has lots of benefits. From improving your health to saving you money, there are lots of reasons to eat well.

Campaigns

Healthy Eating Week: 11-15 June

Get ready for Healthy Eating Week 2019.

Leicester-Shire & Rutland One You

Leicester-Shire & Rutland One You is here to help achieve a healthier you by providing tools and support to make small, easy changes towards a longer, healthier life.

National Obesity Awareness Week: 14-20 January

Taking place on 14th - 20th January, we'd love for you to get involved and spread obesity awareness.

World Health Day: 7 April

WHO use the anniversary of their founding day not only as an opportunity to celebrate the organization and its work but also as an opportunity to highlight a current global health priority.

Local Programmes

Active10

Exercise...made easy. Did you know that walking briskly for just 10 continuous minutes counts as exercise?

Choose How You Move

Consider the different travel options available to you including Walking and Cycling.

Diet, Health & Activity in Leicester (DHAL)

The programme is a 10 week weight management programme targeting the South Asian community in the East of Leicester City.

Family Lifestyle Club (FLIC)

It is an 8-week programme (meeting once each week) for children aged 8-13 years and their families, offering support and information about weight management.

First Contact Plus

An online tool which helps adults in Leicestershire find information about a range of services all in one place.

Lifestyle Eating and Activity Programme (LEAP)

LEAP is a completely FREE 10 week weight management programme for adults in Leicestershire.

RunTogether Leicester-Shire & Rutland

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport and Run Together believe running / jogging is for everyone and is most fun when shared with others. Try one of our group runs to find out for yourself...

National Programmes

Couch to 5K

The One You Couch to 5k app has been designed to get you off the couch and running in just 9 weeks.

Partners

  • Leicestershire County Council
    Charnwood LSA
    County Sport Network
    NWL LSA
    Equality Standard
  • O&W LSA
    Safeguarding
    H&B LSA
    Sport England
    Harborough LSA
  • Active Leicester
    Blaby LSA
    Active Rutland
    Melton LSA

Partners

  • Equality Standard
    Melton LSA
  • Active Rutland
    Active Leicester
  • Charnwood LSA
    Harborough LSA
  • Leicestershire County Council
    Blaby LSA
  • County Sport Network
    H&B LSA
  • Sport England
    NWL LSA
  • Safeguarding
    O&W LSA