People in Hailsham can access a new weight loss service free of charge thanks to a partnership between leisure service providers and East Sussex County Council.
re:balance East Sussex is a 12 week weight loss programme designed to facilitate long term behaviour change.
The programme, which is funded by the county council, will be led by not-for-profit leisure operator Freedom Leisure in partnership with Wave Leisure, and exercise referral companies Zest People and Refer All.
re:balance East Sussex is available to anyone with a BMI of 30 or over. Families with overweight children in the ninety-first percentile and above can also access the free service, which is available to children as young as two.
Courses will run throughout 2014. Interested parties can apply by visiting www.rebalanceeastsussex.com.