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Following the announcement of the partnership between SASP and Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust to deliver the county councils new healthy weight, physical activity and healthy eating commission. We are delighted to introduce the Zing Somerset Team who will be responsible for the delivery of this project.
The Zing Somerset Team is made up of Health Trainers, Active Lifestyle Managers and Children and Family Workers for each of the County's districts.
SASP is delighted to be delivering the physical activity side, with a focus on getting everyone more active from early years to older age. The team comprises of Active Lifestyle Managers and Children and Family Workers who deliver a number of programmes including;
Early Years Full of Beans- A fun physical activity and healthy food project aimed at preschool children and their families.
Healthy Futures Project - A targeted Key Stage 2 project educating classes on health and well being and what it is to be healthy.
Golden Age Olympics- A functional fitness programme for older people.
Pop Up Fun - A community/village hall doorstep activity programme for our rural communities.
Somerset Partnership's Health Trainers deliver the weight management part of the project which provides healthy lifestyle initiatives and free advice and support around healthy eating, weight management, sensible drinking and becoming more physically active.