An invitation to tackle childhood obesity – Rochdale Borough Council and Unlimited Potential

Posted on 3rd April, 2018

Childhood obesity in Rochdale is increasingly mirroring patterns of socio-economic deprivation. Reducing childhood obesity is a high priority for Rochdale Borough Council.

Weighing and measuring at reception and year 6 presents an opportunity to engage with families of children who are overweight or obese and offer appropriate support. The Energy Club is the main programme offered. Run by Link4Life as part of Living Well Rochdale, it is a fun and educational lifestyles programme for families.

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