MORELIFE IN BEDFORD BOROUGH, CENTRAL BEDFORDSHIRE & MILTON KEYNES

OUR SERVICES

Our FREE adult and child weight management services are now available for individuals and families who live in Bedford Borough, Central Bedfordshire or Milton Keynes, and who meet the below eligibility criteria.

At MoreLife, we’re passionate about supporting adults, children, young people and their families to lead healthier lives. We’ve been successfully delivering weight management programmes in local communities for over 20 years. Our programmes are:

FLEXIBLE – our programmes are tailored to meet the your needs and the needs of the group

ACCESSIBLE – face-to-face groups are held at a variety of local venues, with telephone, text Skype and online support between groups

SOCIABLE – all our adult and child programmes are delivered in a group setting and include fun, interactive activities for children

PSYCHOLOGICALLY INFORMED – we don’t tell you what to do, rather we’ll help you to understand how thoughts, emotions and feelings influence your decisions

EVIDENCE-BASED – our strong links to Leeds Beckett University mean all our programmes are based on the latest, cutting-edge research

ARE YOU ELIGIBLE?

FOR ADULTS

Our programme is FREE for adults who have been referred through a Health Professional and meet the following criteria.

  • Be aged 16 or above
  • Have a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 30 or above
  • Have a BMI of 27.5+ from a Black African, African-Carribean or South Asian population
  • Have a BMI of 27.5+ and have one or more of the following: Type 2 Diabetes, Hypertension, Cardio Vascular Disease, Osteoarthritis, Dyslipidaemia, Sleep Apnoea, Non-diabetic hyperglycaemia
  • Resident of Bedford Borough, Central Bedfordshire or Milton Keynes

FOR CHILDREN, TEENS AND FAMILIES

Our weight management programme is FREE for children and young people who meet the below eligibility criteria, and their families.

  • 5 – 18 years of age
  • Has a Body Mass Index (BMI) above the 91st centile on the growth chart
  • Resident of Bedford Borough, Central Bedfordshire or Milton Keynes, or attends a school in one of these areas.

 

 

TO BOOK A PLACE, ASK YOUR GP OR HEALTH PROFESSIONAL TO REFER YOU TO OUR SERVICES

TO BOOK A PLACE, COMPLETE THE BELOW FORM AND EMAIL IT TO BEDS-MK@MORE-LIFE.CO.UK

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FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

If you have a patient who would benefit from our services, please complete the referral form and email to our secure inbox beds-mk@more-life.co.uk.

Patients must meet the above eligibility criteria and not have an eating disorder, an underlying medical cause for obesity or have a complex or unstable co-morbidity.

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Want more information?

Give us a call on 0808 208 2340 or email us at beds-mk@more-life.co.uk