What is Lifeshape?

The LifeShape programme is a Tier 2 weight management programme (covering lifestyle interventions) which offers the patient:

  • WW (formerly Weight Watchers) vouchers (sent by the South Gloucestershire Council Public Health and Wellbeing Team)
  • An optional email with information and useful links including Walking, Recreational running,  and information about Active Lifestyle centres (Circadian Trust) among other topics.

How can I make a referral?

Clinicians use the LifeShape template on EMIS to make referrals into this Tier 2 service. The referred patient contacts the Public Health and Wellbeing Team on 01454 863 020 to discuss the above options.

Who is eligible?

There is specific criteria, detailed in the referral from, that needs to be met in order for a patient to be referred to Lifeshape. Please download a referral form using the below link.

Download the Lifeshape referral form