Ballarat Health Services - Central Intake
Weight Management Program - Nutrition
102 Ascot Street South, BALLARAT 3350 VIC
Email: CentralIntake@bhs.org.au (enquiries only)

http://www.bhs.org.au/

Service contact:

Voice/ Land Line:(03) 5320 6690
Fax:(03) 5320 3893
Service location:
Peter Heinz Centre Queen Elizabeth Centre, Ascot St South, Ballarat
Service email:
CentralIntake@bhs.org.au
Appointment required:
Yes
Fees:
Fees Apply
Eligibility:
Medical or health professional referral required
Indicative waiting time:
Waiting time depends on priority and demand. Call for current information.
Catchment(s):
(Local Government Areas where this service is available)
Ararat (RC) , Ballarat (C) , Golden Plains (S) , Hepburn (S) , Hindmarsh (S) , Horsham (RC) , Moorabool (S) , Northern Grampians (S) , Pyrenees (S) , West Wimmera (S) , Yarriambiack (S)
Availability:
Weekday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

About this service:
The Weight Managment Program is for adults who have obesity (BMI above 30) as one of their main health problems. The program promotes sound, sustainable weight loss through healthy eating, exercise and trategies to maintain behaviour change. It involves individual screening with a dietician, psychologist and exercise therapist. For people with a BMI between 27-37: Program structure: A six week intensive group program, followed by regular review sessions over 12 months. the weekly intensive program consists of 1.5 hour education sessions and 1 hour of supervised exercise. Past medical history and medication list needed to be included with referral Fees A program fee is applicable and will be discussed with the client prior to service commencement Area Serviced Central Highlands Initial Contact Community Programs Central Intake PH: 03 5320 6690 FX: 03 5320 3893
Last updated in HSD on:
20/02/2018 12:05:12 PM