Referral for lifestyle support and exercise

Our award winning Healthwise scheme has been developed to introduce people to a more active lifestyle in order to help reduce the risk for chronic disease and manage existing medical conditions , carried out within a friendly, supportive and enjoyable setting.

Our highly qualified Better Health Team provide tailored activity and exercise programmes for clients with risk factor for medical conditions or  for those with long term conditions at an affordable rate the programme is designed to manage and improve their health.  When clients are referred to the referral scheme they benefit from three years of low cost membership, that entitles them to the benefits of full membership, unlimited use of the Gym and clases where considered suitable  but with the extra support they require.

THE TYPE OF CONDITIONS INCLUDE

Asthma                               

Osteoporosis

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease               

Hypercholesterolaemia

Rheumatoid Arthritis    

Depression

Osteoarthritis  

Stress

Joint Replacement         

Anxiety

Simple Mechanical Back Pain    

Diabetes type 1 and 2

Stable Angina                   

Cancer

 

ADDITIONAL HEALTHWISE ACTIVITIES

Cardiac Rehab Phase 3 and 4

Healthwise Group classes

 

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST

The cost is £20.00 per month rising to £25.00 in the second year or £3.00 per session     

HOW TO BE REFERRED

You must be referred by your GP, Practice Nurse or any Allied Health Professional – they will complete a referral form which is available to them on their official NHS web site www.etemplates.somersetcg.nhs.uk

WHAT IS THE PROCESS

Clients contact one of our BETTER centres to make an initial free consultation where your medical history is discussed and your requirements and your personal goals.

Instructor Availability

Wellsprings

Monday 8.30am to 9pm
Tuesday 8.30am to 8pm
Wednesday 8.30am to 8pm
Friday 10am to 5pm

  

Blackbrook

Wednesday 8am to 1pm
Friday 8am to 2pm

  

Wellington

Monday 3.30pm to 5.30pm
Tuesday 9.30am to 11am
Friday 1.30pm to 5.30pm

                                             

For further information or to book please contact         

 Debby 01823 271271 deborah.brown2@gll.org