ActiveLife: Junior Referral Programme

Who can be referred?

The programme is aimed at Newcastle under Lyme residents aged  12-16 years old, are above a healthy weight (BMI 91 % centile), and or suffering for a long term health condition. The individual’s health must be in a stable condition, safe to exercise, and not awaiting further investigation.

Inclusion criteria

  • Must live in the borough of Newcastle-under-Lyme.
  • Overweight (above 91st Centile)

 Individuals can also be admitted on to the programme where they have been diagnosed with the following medical conditions as long as they are stable

  • Asthma 
  • Diabetes 
  • Mild Mental Health Disorders 
  • Musculoskeletal Conditions 

Exclusion criteria

  • Must not currently be active to recommended levels.
  • Has chronic condition that requires rehabilitation.
  • Be a current member of Jubilee2.
  • Individuals experiencing acute uncontrolled psychiatric conditions.