MoreLife provide successful community-based weight management interventions for 4-17 year-olds and their families. Based on commissioner requirements, eligibility thresholds are usually set at 85th or 91st centile for BMI.
Run by our team of nutrition, exercise and lifestyle specialists, sessions typically consist of lifestyle and diet education, physical activity, social activity and team building.
To ensure clubbers lose weight safely and gets the most out of their sessions, our team of experts monitor them throughout the duration of the programme.
All young people on our programmes receive three months of follow-up support via phone, text and email, plus ongoing access to MoreLife Online, our web-based weight management system.
Family programme outcomes
MoreLife family programme participants have been shown to achieve on average:
- Maintenance of stable body mass
- 2% reduction in body fat
- 20% improvement in fitness
- 10% increase in global self-worth
- 0.36 (12%) overall reduction in BMI SDS
Parents attending the course with their children also benefit from the sessions, showing a significant reduction in body mass, 5cm reduction in waist circumference and 20% improvement in level of fitness.