Get Healthy Rotherham is a free service that helps the people of Rotherham to stop smoking, reduce their alcohol consumption, get more active, lose weight, and improve their overall health.
Following national guidance during the Covid pandemic, the NHS Health Checks programme has been paused until further notice. However, Get Healthy Rotherham are still proving support to help you make changes to reduce the risk of you developing a health condition in the future.
Get Healthy Rotherham is commissioned by Rotherham Borough Council and provided by Parkwood Healthcare and its partner organisations.
Get Healthy Rotherham currently delivers the following:
- Get Healthy Support
- Losing Weight and Healthy Eating
- Stopping Smoking
- Getting More Active
Get Healthy Support
Get Healthy Rotherham offer a number of support services to help you make healthy changes to your lifestyle. Once you have registered, you will be able to complete your own lifestyle assessment and see which services you are able to access.
Losing Weight and Healthy Eating
Get Healthy Coaches and partner organisations, including Slimming World, will work with you to help you better understand how the food you eat impacts on your weight, and the best ways in which you can make healthy changes to your diet.
Stop smoking advice and support can be provided online, in person and over the phone to suit your requirements. Get Healthy Coaches will offer you the support, motivation and expert advice that you need to stop smoking for good.
Getting More Active
Your Get Healthy Coach will be able to recommend a range of tools, activities and services that can help you to become more active. They will also be able to support you through making small changes that will all add up to a long term increase in the amount of activity that you complete each week.