Kids Get Active (MEND)

With FREE places for ages 7 – 13 years, the innovative Kids Get Active (MEND) Programme gets kids who are above their ideal weight, healthier, fitter and happier and the whole family can benefit too!

For youngsters aged 5 – 7 years living in Blackpool check out Kids Get Active – Superdudes.

Book NOW! NEW Programmes starting September 2014…

Register NOW!: Contact the team on 01253 882105 or email mend@fyldecoastymca.org.

Millfield High School, Thornton

Tuesday’s and Thursday’s. 5pm – 7pm

Programme Starts: Tuesday 16th September 2014

Sign Up NOW!: Contact the team on 01253 882105 or email mend@fyldecoastymca.org.

St Georges High School, Marton

Monday’s and Thursday’s. 4.30pm – 6.30pm

Programme Starts: Monday 22nd September

Sign Up NOW!: Contact the team on 01253 882105 or email mend@fyldecoastymca.org.

Lancaster & Morecambe College

Monday’s and Thursday’s. 5pm – 7pm

Programme Starts: Thursday 2nd October 2014

Sign Up NOW!: Contact the team on 01253 882105 or email mend@fyldecoastymca.org.

St Annes YMCA Pool & Gym – Aquatic Programme

Mix of land and water based activities.

Monday’s and Wednesday’s. 5.30pm – 7.30pm.

Programme Starts: Monday 22nd September 2014

Sign Up NOW!: Contact the team on 01253 882105 or email mend@fyldecoastymca.org.

Read more and book through us now via the Y:Active Programmes Office. Alternatively you can book online through the Official MEND Website here.

Watch a Kids Get Active (MEND) Video via You Tube here!

Find out more about the sessions and why kids love taking part in this FREE programme.

Highlights of this unique FREE family health programme (worth £400 per person!) include:

  • Weekly games and activities for the kids
  • Free goodie bag for every child
  • Supermarket tours – make healthy shopping easier
  • Food tasting sessions
  • Recipe ideas for hassle-free everyday cooking
  • Learn to read food labels the fun way
  • Fun, interactive discussions teaching parents easy and effective ways to improve their child’s health and confidence
  • Practical demonstrations about healthy foods, food labelling and portion sizes

Kids Get Active Parachute Game

Kids Get Active Parachute Game

What’s involved?

This FREE Programme is delivered in partnership with your local NHS at our Centres and at other community venues across Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre. The programme consists of 20 sessions over 10 weeks and each session is completely free for the child and their families.

Active Youngsters are Happier – Here’s How We Know…

10 year old Isaac Gibbins recently completed the programme. He enjoyed it so much and felt such a sense of personal achievement that he is now an Ambassador for the Programme. Isaac will be attending sessions, meeting and greeting new young programme participants so their first sessions are less daunting.

Book NOW!

To book your child’s FREE place Contact Y:Active Programmes Office or book online via www.mendprogramme.org