Health and active lifestyle scheme

Introduction to the scheme

The key partners that work together to develop the Exercise Referral Scheme and Heartsmart scheme are:

  • Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
  • Places for People
  • Sport in Desford
  • Public Health

The scheme offers:

  • Heartsmart
  • Chair based exercise
  • Older people’s exercise group
  • Macmillan’s physical activity group for those affected by cancer
  • Smoking cessation
  • Walking for health

The GP Referral sessions take place at the following times:

Hinckley Leisure Centre:

  • Monday 1pm to 2pm
  • Tuesday 9.30am to10.30am, 11am to 12pm, 12.45pm to 1.45pm and 6.30pm to 7.30pm
  • Wednesday 12.45pm to 1.45pm
  • Thursday 9.45am to 10.45am, 2.30pm to 3.30pm and 6.30pm to 7.30pm
  • Friday 1.30pm to 2.30pm

Sport in Desford:

  • Monday 10.15am to 12 noon
  • Wednesday 9am to 12pm, 2pm to 3pm and 4pm to 8pm
  • Thursday 4pm to 8pm
  • Friday 9am to 11.30am and 12 noon to 3.30pm

Groby Village Hall:

  • Thursday 10am to 12 noon

Methodist Church, Barwell:

  • Friday 10am to 11am Gentle Exercise, 11am to 12pm Chair Based exercise

Last updated: ‎12‎/‎03‎/‎2020‎ ‎11‎:‎09‎