Exercise on referral - GP referral

#What is this service?

Wokingham’s 24 week GP Referral Physical Activity Scheme is designed for GPs and other Health Professionals to refer their patients who:
- are sedentary
- have one or more known low-medium risk medical conditions
- would benefit from an increased level of physical activity.

- The programme offers the individual the opportunity to participate in regular consultations with fully qualified GP Referral instructors and supervised physical activity sessions.

- These combine activities specific to their needs in order to help improve fitness, health and wellbeing.

- All participants must be aged 16 years and over and be a Wokingham Borough Council resident.

- Cost - £37.00 membership fee (includes x1 consultation at the beginning, a gym induction and x1 consultation at the end of 24 weeks and 1 x 10 session coupon card for classes).

Connecting with others
Getting active
Losing weight
Day to day helping hand
Helping with money
Information and advice
Transport and getting around
Mental health
Support with housing
Support with employment
Support for carers
Managing a long-term health condition
Basic necessities (food/clothes)
Additional needs catered for:
Vision impairment friendly
Hearing impairment friendly
Wheelchair accessible
Learning difficulty friendly
Physical disability friendly
Dementia friendly
Takes place in the client’s home
Non English speaking friendly
Service access criteria: Must be referred by a medical professional
Key words - separate with a comma: GP exercise on referral