HEALTH AND WELLBEING at sll
SLL currently carries out extensive work in the health and wellbeing arena with highly qualified staff delivering successful referral schemes with referrals from The Lister and Bedford, Papworth and Luton & Dunstable Hospitals, and local GP surgeries, in areas such as: Cardiac Phase IV, stroke and pulmonary rehabilitation.
The company has added a focus on early intervention and prevention with a range of activities including:
- • Health Action Day: a successful annual event which attracts over 4,000 visitors over the weekend with free stalls and demonstrations.
- • Community health projects: offering Boditrax body composition scans and 12 weeks free physical activity to the local population in deprived areas utilizing public CSAF Sport England funding.
- • Corporate health projects: visiting selected local companies and organisations to give Health MOTs and raise awareness in areas such as heart disease, stress, mental health, back care and hypertension (or high blood pressure).
SLL is committed to working with our local authority partners to help the meet their public health responsibilities and social agendas, through the setting up of healthy hubs- 'one-stop' community centres that will bring together services from fellow providers in the health and wellbeing arena.