12th October 2017
Earlier this year I joined the OneLife Suffolk Health Walks Team as their Health Walks co-ordinator for East Suffolk. We deliver fabulous walks across Suffolk including the beautiful coastline, town centres, countryside, heathlands and farmlands.
Walking really can…
25th August 2017
We are pleased to say that the OneLife “One Year On” report is now available for download via our website
In our first year 15,000 Suffolk residents accessed health interventions through OneLife Suffolk including 1,500 adults who have completed a weight management programme…
22nd June 2017
Pioneering new campaign challenges weight myths and asks what it means to have a healthy weight
An ambitious new Suffolk campaign is calling on society to rethink its perception of people who are overweight or obese, as well as supporting families to enjoy a healthy weight.
15th December 2016
With a variety of genetic and lifestyle factors determining our risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes, OneLife are urging everyone to find out if they are at risk this Christmas.
The campaign, which is being supported by GPs and pharmacies, wants everyone in Suffolk to take the Diabetes…
10th November 2016
OneLife Suffolk are offering support for parents across the county following the release of the latest annual measurements of children’s body mass index (BMI).
Figures released today reveal that following a national trend a growing number of children in Suffolk are overweight…
10th November 2016
With autumn making its appearance across the county it can only mean one thing…the launch of Stepping Out in Suffolk’s autumn/winter Health Walks Brochure.
Jam-packed with over 250 walks suitable for all ages and abilities there’s an excuse for everyone to don their hats,…
22nd September 2016
OneLife Suffolk hit the road this week to welcome the return of Stoptober – the national 28-day stop smoking challenge – in the form of a three-day roadshow.
Suffolk County Council’s integrated healthy lifestyle service parked up in three of the county’s key towns; Lowestoft,…
12th September 2016
Suffolk’s active 65-85 year olds are inspiring others to move more by sharing their stories for OneLife Suffolk’s Active Ageing campaign.
From avid gym goers to walking footballers, our county’s older generation are proving they’ve still got it for 150 minutes and more.
18th August 2016
OneLife Suffolk, welcomes focus on childhood obesity following launch of government strategy
In response to the launch of the government’s childhood obesity strategy, OneLife Suffolk, the county’s leading health service provider, aim to continue their mission to help local…
8th July 2016
Last night Suffolk students celebrated their commitment to healthy living in style with the full red carpet treatment at the first OneLife Suffolk Oscars.
16 schools took part in a project to create short films showcasing powerful and often unique approaches to positive health,…
15th June 2016
14th June 2016
Sudbury retailers are getting fruity this summer in a fight to get kids eating their 5 a day.
Suppliers already add stickers to their produce, but to help people get more out of it, volunteers, as part of a project led by Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service and Suffolk’s Public…
14th June 2016
If it wasn’t enough that Bury St Edmunds was crowned Suffolk’s most active town, the county is set to continue celebrating with not one, but two sports awards in St Edmundsbury and Forest Heath.
St Edmundsbury Sports Awards kicked off its 10th year last week but it’s the first…
13th June 2016
Sudbury is set to become a real life game, as part of a walking and cycling competition that is taking the UK by storm.
Beat the Street, encourages players to walk, cycle and run around their town logging their journeys as they go. Residents will be given cards to tap against…
7th June 2016
The team had a great time at the Suffolk Show on the 1st and 2nd of June. We carried out lots of health checks and mini health MOTs and taught everyone about the importance of minding your sugar intake!
Keep an eye out for the team at future events in your area.
25th May 2016
Weighing the Options: When Can the Law Intervene in the Childhood Obesity Epidemic?
Professor Paul Gately will be speaking at a Childhood Obesity seminar in London tonight alongside other industry experts.
The seminar, organised by national law firm, Bolt Burdon Kemp, will see…
16th May 2016
Join us at one of our three launch events across Suffolk. The partnership behind OneLife Suffolk will be outlining the offer and how we can work with local stakeholders to achieve health and wellbeing for all in Suffolk.
If you’re interested in attending, head to www.bookwhen.com/onelifesuffolk…
20th April 2016
The OneLife Suffolk Club is for anyone that’s unsure if they are ready to access a service. Anyone can call the team and find out when and where their nearest Club session is running. Here, they can speak to their local team face-to-face and decide for themselves if they would like…
8th April 2016
If you knew that to burn off the calories in a blueberry muffin, you’d need to walk for 48 minutes, would you make a healthier choice? Shirley Cramer, chief executive of the Royal Society for Public Health thinks a simple icon on food packaging showing how many minutes of walking…
8th April 2016
A new integrated healthy lifestyle service, OneLife Suffolk, is now available across the county. The partner organisations behind the new service are Leeds Beckett University, MoreLife, Quit 51 and Healthier Futures (formerly Tobacco Free Futures). The aim of OneLife Suffolk is to…