Public Health Programmes

Other Zing Somerset Programmes that link to the Children and Families Healthy Weight Programme

 

Early Years Full of Beans

 

Delivered in children’s centres across Somerset by our Zing Children and Families workers, this 6 week multicomponent programme covers fun physical activity and healthy food ideas for children and their families. Each session lasts one and a half hours. The programme is based on the Full of Beans and outdoor activities programmes for children under 5. 

 

Healthy Futures Schools Programme

 

Delivered in selected schools across Somerset by our Zing Children and Families workers, this 6 week programme covers healthy eating, hygiene, physical activity, emotional health and wellbeing for either a whole class or for targeted children as specified by the school.

 

This Girl Can…

 

Delivered by our Zing Children and Families workers, this targeted 4-6 week programme building self -esteem through physical activity. Topics include body image, healthy weight and developing positive relationships. This will be delivered as and when requested.

 

Adult Healthy Weight and Lifestyle Support

 

The parent or carer of any child on the family lifestyle course may wish to seek additional lifestyle support from one of the Health Trainer team who offer telephone, one-to-one support in person or in a group setting. Self-referral or by health professional using the referral form on 0800 412 5502/ 01460 238254 or emailing