Weight Management Services (Adult)

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COVID-19 notice

UPDATE 13 November 2020: This service has paused delivering face-to-face sessions. From Monday 16 November the service will deliver online sessions. For more information please visit the Camden Council webpage


Adult weight management service is a 12-week, group, weight-loss programme of exercise and dietary advice for overweight or obese adults. Known as Rebalance, it comprises nutritional advice, healthy-eating guidance, online cognitive behavioural support and support to get active (see sample programme activities). It is delivered in partnership by Camden Sports and Physical Activity service and Aquaterra Leisure.


Eligibility criteria

Inclusions

  • Resident of Camden and/or registered with a Camden GP
  • Expressed a willingness and motivation to change
  • Aged 18 years and older
  • BMI ≥ 30.0 and ≤ 50.0 kg/m2 (BMI ≥ 27.5 and ≤ 50.0 kg/m2 for BME)

and/or

  • BMI ≥ 25.0 and ≤ 50.0 kg/m2 with any of the co-morbidities within the full eligibility criteria document in Downloads (BMI ≥ 23.0 and ≤ 50.0 kg/m2 for BME)

See Downloads for the full eligibility criteria.

Exclusions

  • Pregnancy. Service user should only participate once they are cleared to exercise after their 6–8 week post natal check-up

How to refer

The following clinicians can refer to this service: GPs, Nurses

EMIS form

Referral methods: Email

Complete the EMIS form OR

Use your user name and password to refer via Refer All

If you are not registered with Refer All, call 020 7974 3019 or email camden.activehealth@nhs.net to request a login

Self-referral

Fill in a Rebalance self-referral form at www.camden.gov.uk/rebalance

Alternatively patients can call the  Camden Sport and Physical Activity Service on  020 7974 1741


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