What is the service?
Weightwise is a specialist weight management service for adults who live in Hull; offering tailored support such as dietary advice, physical activity information and help to improve confidence, self-esteem and lose weight.
The service will support you for 6 to 24 months depending on your individual circumstances.
Your first appointment will last 2 to 2 ½ hours, where you will meet the care co-ordinator to discuss your needs and have an appointment with a dietician, wellbeing practitioner and a consultant.
The team will agree on your care plan and your co-ordinator will contact you to explain this and arrange your next appointment.
How to access the sevice?
You need to be:
- 18 years old or older
- Have a BMI of 40 or above (35 or above if you have other health issues)
- Be registered with a Hull GP
You need to be referred by your GP. Your GP may need to check that all the information we need is up to date first. Once you have been referred you will be booked in for your initial appointment.