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APPH, PHE and LGA Briefing – Making Obesity Everybody’s Business: A Whole Systems Approach to Obesity

December 20, 2017 in ADPH Updates, Obesity, nutrition and physical activity, Policies, Publications by admin

Please find attached a briefing from ADPH, LGA and PHE focusing on the Whole Systems Obesity programme, which will provide local authorities with a different approach to tackling obesity.

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Guide to support the effective commissioning and delivery of lifestyle weight management services for children and their families

October 4, 2017 in ADPH Updates, Obesity, nutrition and physical activity, Policies by admin

Please find attached guidance from the APDH, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, Public Health England, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and the Royal College of
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ADPH Response to ‘Running Free’ consultation

July 5, 2017 in Active Travel and Physical Activity, ADPH Updates, Built Environment, Obesity, nutrition and physical activity, Policies by admin

Please find attached a response from ADPH to the DCLG consultation ‘Running Free: consultation on preserving the free use of public parks’, submitted 5th July 2017.    

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A Guide to Delivering and Commissioning Tier 2 Adult Weight Management Services

June 21, 2017 in ADPH Updates, Obesity, nutrition and physical activity, Policies, Publications by admin

Please find attached a guide from Public Health England, NICE, the LGA, the RCP and ADPH focused on delivering and commissioning Tier 2 adult weight management services. This guide brings
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NHSE consultation on action to reduce the sale of sugar-sweetened drinks on NHS premises – ADPH response

January 17, 2017 in ADPH Updates, Obesity, nutrition and physical activity, Policies, Publications by admin

The ADPH response to the consultation on action to reduce the sale of SSBs on NHS premises was submitted on 16 January 2017 and is attached for your information.

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Soft Drinks Industry Levy – ADPH consultation response

October 11, 2016 in ADPH Updates, Obesity, nutrition and physical activity, Policies, Publications by admin

The ADPH response to the Soft Drinks Industry Levy Consultation was submitted on 11 October 2016.

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Living Streets Letter: Soft Drinks Industry Levy Funds | ADPH Signatory

September 15, 2016 in ADPH Updates, Obesity, nutrition and physical activity, Policies by admin

This week, Living Streets sent a letter to the Guardian calling for some of the soft drinks industry levy funds to be invested in making the school journey more active
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ADPH Press Release: Response to the Government’s Childhood Obesity Plan for Action

August 18, 2016 in ADPH Updates, Obesity, nutrition and physical activity, Policies, Publications by admin

Attached is the ADPH press statement following the release of the Childhood Obesity Plan for Action on 18 August 2016.

ADPH Press Release – The soft drinks industry levy

March 16, 2016 in Active Travel and Physical Activity, ADPH Updates, Obesity, nutrition and physical activity, Policies by Magda Stepien

ADPH welcomes the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s announcement on the levy of a sugar tax on soft drinks.

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ADPH Press Release on the Health Select Committee’s Childhood Obesity Report

November 30, 2015 in ADPH Updates, Children, Young People and Familes, Obesity, nutrition and physical activity, Policies by admin

Today the Health Select Committee published a report saying the scale and consequences of childhood obesity demand bold and urgent action from Government. Below is our press release, which supports
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