Health care professionals

Supporting the residents of Lincolnshire to lead healthier lifestyles through simple and sustainable changes.

Our dedicated team provide a range of clinically proven interventions alongside, motivational support and encouragement every step of the way, to help improve the health of your patients.

All clients accessing the service will complete a short assessment (phone or online) which will help determine which programmes will be suitable.

stop smoking

Your patients are up to four times more likely to quit smoking with support of ONE YOU Lincolnshire.

Our team of specialist stop smoking advisors offer face to face and telephone support alongside Nicotine Replacement Therapies to give your patients the best possible chance of going smokefree for good.

how to refer

Criteria:

  • Current smoker
  • Aged 12+
  • Under 16's require parent/guardian consent

Who is eligible?

Stop smoking support

  • All Lincolnshire Residents

Lose weight, get active,
drink less & eat well

  • Lincolnshire Residents with long-term conditions
  • Carers
  • Lincolnshire County Council staff

lose weight

Our weight loss programmes are open to patients with a long term condition and a BMI over 30.

We know that what works for one person to lose weight doesn’t always work for the next person so our team of health care professionals have carefully developed a range of programme options to ensure your patients have the best possible chance of success.

lose weight with one you Lincolnshire

A 12 week group programme which supports your patients to kick start their weight loss journey through small sustainable lifestyle changes.

Delivered by experienced practitioners, each session includes interactive group work followed by 30 minutes of light exercise, suitable for all abilities.

how to refer
manvfat football

Man v Fat is the perfect weight loss programme for any male patient who loves football and is looking to lose a little weight. The programme involves a 14-week league where teams get points for losing weight as well as winning games.

A dedicated coach is on hand to provide motivation, a weekly weigh in, tips on healthy eating and manages WhatsApp groups and online forums for peer support. 

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our path

Our Path is a digital offering which includes the support of a dedicated Dietitian and a peer group of other participants from the comfort of a patients own home.

All participants receive an OurPath Healthbox in the post, providing weighing scales, wearable activity tracker, recipe-book and handbook. The tracking technology monitors progress in real-time, reinforcing positive behavioural change. The programme covers diet, physical activity and healthy cooking.

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slimming world and weight watchers

ONE YOU Lincolnshire offer free 12 week vouchers for patients to attend any local Slimming World or Weight Watchers Club.

This is ideal for clients who are motivated to make changes to their lifestyle without the need for specialist support and require the flexibility that these programmes offer.

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Criteria:

  • Aged 18+
  • BMI of 30 or above, or 27.5 or above, if from a BME Group

get active

Our team of dedicated physical activity coaches are on hand with a range of 1:1 and group sessions designed to get your patients moving more and achieving the recommended 150 minutes of physical activity per week.

In addition to our in-house programmes we also offer our ‘Get Healthy, Get Active’ programme which facilitates the signposting of patients into community activity programmes.

how to refer

Criteria:

  • Aged 18+
  • Undertaking less than 150 minutes of physical activity per week

drink less

For anyone drinking over 14 units per week and looking to reduce their alcohol intake to within the recommended levels or abstain for good.

We offer 1:1 and group session in addition to digital optionssuch as the Alcochange app and free access to sign up for the ‘One Year No Beer Challenge’.

how to refer

Criteria:

  • Aged 18+
  • Drinking more than 14 units of alcohol per week

who is eligible for support?

Lincolnshire residents (or people registered with a Lincolnshire GP) who are:

  • Living with one or more diagnosed Long Term Health Condition/s
  • Currently a Smoker, or a smoker who has been abstained for less than 2 weeks
  • Deemed as 'at risk' following an NHS Health Check (Q Risk score of 10% or greater)
  • Awaiting surgery under the NHS Optimistation Policy
  • Working for Lincolnshire County Council
  • A carer, registered with the Lincolnshire Carers Service