Can anyone join Active Northumberlands "Momenta" Weight Management Programme?
We are working with NCC Public Health to target those with a BMI of 30 or higher (BMI 28+ with comorbidities).
When do sessions take place?
We have a number of sessions running at the below Leisure Centres across daytime and evening:
Ashington Leisure Centre
Blyth Sports Centre
Concordia Leisure Centre, Cramlington
Newbiggin Sports & Community Centre
Swan Centre for Leisure, Berwick
Willowburn Sports & Leisure Centre, Alnwick
Wentworth Leisure Centre, Hexham
Is there a charge for the programme?
The programme is being supported by NCC Public Health and classroom based Momenta sessions are FREE of charge until March 2022. There is a small charge for additional exercise sessions as outlined below:
£3.50 (£2.00 Concession)
Is this a 1-1 programme?
Our Momenta Weight Management programme is delivered within a group setting, with a maximum of 15 people.
Do I need have to take part in the exercise element?
No, this is an optional extra session we are offering. The Momenta Weight Management programme is based around classroom sessions where we discuss 12 key behaviours to help you achieve your goals.
How can I join the programme?
If you are interested in taking part in the programme please fill in this expression of interest form. Alternatively, You can be referred onto the scheme by your local GP as long as you meet the criteria.
Do I need to be a member of Active Northumberland?
No, you can access our weight management programme If you are not a member of Active Northumberland. There is no requirement to become a member at our facilities to attend the weekly sessions delivered through the programme.
If we haven't answered all the questions you had, please call us on 01670 620200.