Alive N Kicking Children’s Healthy Lifestyles Programme

Alive N Kicking is commissioned by Bristol City Council to deliver healthy lifestyles programmes to children aged 2-16 years who are on/above 91st centile. Please find the dates of our September 2016 programmes below. To make a referral please call/fax or post the referral form to the contact details below.

Age Group Programme Start Date Location Start Time Programme Length
5-11 years Infants/Juniors Starting Thursday 22nd September Attendance required on Tuesdays & Thursdays Easton Leisure Centre 4.15pm-5.30pm 10 weeks
5-11 years Infants/Juniors Starting Tuesday 20th September Attendance required on Tuesdays & Thursdays Hengrove Leisure Centre 4pm-5.15pm 10 weeks
8-16 years Seniors Starting Monday 19th September Attendance required Mondays – children can attend Junior Gym Sessions Henbury Leisure Centre 3.45pm-5pm 10 weeks
11-16 years Seniors Starting Monday 19th September Attendance required Mondays Merchants Sports Academy 5pm-6.30pm 10 weeks
11-16 years Seniors Starting Tuesday 27th September Attendance required on Tuesdays and Thursdays Horfield Leisure Centre 5pm-6.15pm 10 weeks
11-16 years Seniors Starting Wednesday 7th September Attendance required on Wednesdays The Park, Knowle Working in partnership with Learning Partnership West 4pm-5pm 6 weeks rolling

What will my family be doing during the programmes?

  • Learning about healthy eating & nutrition
  • Making small, easy changes to help benefit your family’s health
  • Food preparation sessions – making fruit kebabs, smoothies and healthy wraps
  • Shop healthier by learning how to read food labels
  • Activity sessions – learn that exercise can be fun, play new games and build your skills and confidence
  • Parents & carers are encouraged to join in with their children
  • Attendance is required on both days of the programme to gain maximum benefit

How to self-refer

Download and complete the self-referral form then send them via

  • Fax: 0117 942 2602
  • Email: bristol@ank.uk.com
  • Post: Alive N Kicking, Kingsdown Sports Centre, Portland Street, Bristol, BS2 8HL
  • or call: 0117 942 2602

1:1 programmes are available for families unable to access a programme, please call to discuss with the Alive N Kicking Team.

Download the information leaflet.