Exercise on referral - GP referral

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


How much does it cost?

  • Registration is £22. This covers your consultations, reviews, inductions with a lifestyle and well-being coordinator
  • You can buy a block of 10 activities for £37.60 by purchasing a coupon

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.

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Service access criteria: Must be referred by a medical professional, Must be 16+, must be Wokingham resident
Categories:
Connecting with others
Getting active
Healthy lifestyle
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
Volunteering
Managing a long-term health condition
Basic necessities (food/clothes)
Advocacy
Arts and creativity
Connecting with nature
Youth support
Social prescribing
N/A
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
N/A
Key words - separate with a comma: GP exercise on referral
Who can refer: Professional referrals only

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