steps to fitness: a health and well-being pilot project

Poynor, Lisa
April 2008
Learning Disability Practice;Apr2008, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p10
Academic Journal
The article discusses the formation of the Steps to Fitness initiative which aims to cut down the high percentage of obesity rates in Great Britain. According to the article, the program was the result of the cooperative efforts made by community learning disability nurses and support workers. In addition, it states that among the aims of the scheme includes introducing people to exercise sessions, promote ideas about healthy eating and safe food-handling as well as develop friendship.


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