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Active Buddies Network

The Active Buddies Network is a service that aims to give people living with mild to severe mental health problems the opportunities and support to get more active, socialise and meet new people in safe and supportive environment.

The deliver the following programmes

(1) Healthier Together Club - Gym and Healthy Eating (Group Based)
- Programme description = 1 hour gym session followed by 1 hour healthy eating workshops. Weekly social group meet ups also available.
- Programme duration = 12 weeks
- Session duration = 2 hours per session
- Location = Harrow Leisure, Westminster University

(2) Gym Buddies Club - Gym (Group Based)
- Programme description = 1 hour gym session. Weekly social group meet ups also available.
- Programme duration = 12 weeks
- Session duration = 1 hour per session
- Location = Harrow Leisure, Westminster University

(3) 121 Gym Support - Gym (Individual)
- Programme description = 1 hour gym session Weekly social group meet ups also available.
- Programme duration = 12 weeks
- Session duration = 1 hour per session
- Location = Harrow Leisure, Westminster University

Umbrella org:
Active Buddies Network
Area serviced:
Harrow
Contact name:
Tonte Lawson
Job title:
Service Coordinator
Telephone:
07904 756 792
Waiting times:
2 weeks waiting time
Who is it for:
Adults living in Harrow - Mild – severe mental health issues - Keen to be supported to become more socially active - Keen on getting more active and healthier
Disabled access:
34 Accessible parking bays, 3 Accessible changing rooms, 3 Accessible toilets, 3 Accessible showers, 2 Accessible lifts, specially designed accessible gym equipment
Charges:
Healthier Together Club Self funded = £5 per session, Personal Budget = £264 (12 weeks) Gyms Buddies Club - Self funded = £3 per session, Personal Budget = £180 (12 weeks) 121 Gym Support - Self funded = £8.50 per session - Personal Budget = £420
How to apply:
Complete Active Buddies referral form and send it via email to Tonte.lawson@nhs.net Self referrals accepted as well as referrals from professionals and support workers.
Buses:
H9, 258, 140, 186, 340
Train/tube:
Harrow and Wealdstone station
Sector:
Public
Last updated:
16/03/2020