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A project from One Life Suffolk to support people with Learning Disabilities

As part of a wider national campaign to tackle obesity and promote maintaining a healthy weight, local authorities have been given funding to expand weight management programmes. Suffolk County Council has been awarded this funding which they have delegated OneLife Suffolk Adult Weight Management programme.  This pilot aims to provide a more accessible and inclusive programme for individuals who live with Learning Disabilities in Suffolk to encourage and promote healthy lifestyle behaviours. OneLife Suffolk have created a programme that is…


New shielding list: Who’s on extended list of Covid vulnerable people – and when they get the vaccine

The Government is adding 1.7 million more people to the shielding list, with 800,000 moved up the vaccine priority list. It means almost four million people are now being told to shield in England, with 31 March the proposed end date. Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Jenny Harries said those joining the shielding list will get the same support as those who are already considered “clinically extremely vulnerable”. This means they are eligible to receive statutory sick pay, can book priority slots at supermarkets and…

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