Zing Somerset Community Support

  • Type of SEND provision:

Description

The Zing Somerset programme was launched in January 2016 and provides healthy eating, physical activity and weight management services for Somerset.

The service is delivered by a healthy lifestyle team, including health trainers, active lifestyle officers and children and families workers and offers support for targeted individuals and families throughout the life course. It particularly focuses on children and families that need the most support.

Zing provides:

  • Early years programmes
  • School based programmes
  • Children and families lifestyle courses
  • Adult Weight Management groups
  • Health Trainers providing 1:1 support for lifestyle change
  • Food growing and cooking courses through the Get Set Grow and Get Set Cook programme Community Physical Activity opportunities, for example Golden Age Olympics, Pop up Sport, Playing out
  • Health Walks in Mendip, Sedgemoor, West Somerset and South Somerset

General info

Further information

  • Are you eligible
  • The service provides support for targeted individuals and families.

  • How to access
  • For activity details and further information either visit Healthysomerset.co.uk or email onelifesomerset@somerset.gov.uk

  • When is it available
  • Contact Hours: 9am to 5pm Mon to Friday (exc. Bank Holidays)