Referral for lifestyle support and exercise at Wellsprings Leisure Centre

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 classes 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

Once you have your referral form, contact one of our BETTER centres to make an initial free consultation where your medical history is discussed along with your requirements and your personal goals.

Instructor Availability

Wellsprings

Monday                           8.30   to       9.00 pm

Tuesday                           8.30   to      8.00 pm

Wednesday                      8.30   to      8.00 pm

Friday                             10.00   to      5.00 pm

For further information or to book please contact      

Debby 01823 271271 deborah.brown2@gll.org