Specialist Weight Management

The Specialist Weight Management Service operates across Torbay and South Devon, and offers a free programme designed to help people lose weight, develop a healthier lifestyle, and reduce emotional eating. Watch and listen to the film above to learn more.

Who can join the programme?

  • To be eligible for the programme you must have taken part in a previous weight loss programme for at least 6 months, for example: Change4life, Weight Watchers, Slimming World or one to one support with a Dietitian or Practice Nurse.

  • You must be at least 18 years old.

  • Have a body mass index (BMI) 35 – 40 and have type 2 diabetes (including previous diabetes during pregnancy) or sleep apnoea,
    or
    Have a BMI 40 – 50
    If your BMI is over 50 you are automatically eligible to join the service.

  • Ready and willing to commit to the changes required to manage your weight.

  • Able to travel to the programme venue and willing to commit to the full programme.

Have you previously had bariatric surgery?

If you have previously had bariatric surgery provided by the NHS, you may also be eligible for support through our service. Please see your doctor to arrange a referral.

Check your BMI

How do I join the programme?

Please call us on 01803 654823 or complete our online contact form.

Please provide us with your preferred daytime contact number so that we can get back to you.

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