Issue details

To directly deliver an adult tier 2 weight management programme

In July 2020 the government launched ‘Tackling obesity: Empowering adults and children to live healthier lives, this provided the government’s commitment to supporting a healthier environment to help support a healthy weight and to expand weight management services. Funding has now been allocated to local authorities via The Department of Health and social care to support the commissioning of behavioural (tier 2) weight management services for adults.
Herefordshire has been allocated £93,809.
There are conditions attached to the grant and reporting requirements, this fund is available for one year.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/10/2021

Decision due: 20 September 2021 by Acting Director of Public Health

Contact: Rebecca Howell-Jones, Acting director of public health Email: Becky.Howell-Jones@herefordshire.gov.uk.

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