Shape Up After Baby
Shape Up After Baby is a tailored programme to shift those post-baby pounds and develop healthy habits. If you are above a healthy weight and had a baby six weeks to one year ago, this free programme is especially for you.
What to expect
Just like Shape Up with the added benefit of being able to bring your baby with you.
Shape Up After Baby consists of 10 weekly sessions, each lasting 1½ hours. The sessions include 45 minutes of healthy eating advice and 45 minutes of exercise for mums of all fitness levels.
You can expect a relaxed and supportive group environment where you can share ideas and practical tips and join in with exercise sessions run by activity leaders catering for mums with babies.
We will provide you with up-to-date, evidence-based information on healthy eating and help you identify the changes you need to make to achieve your weight loss and physical activity goals.
Babies and toddlers are welcome too and our friendly staff will be on hand to help, particularly during the activity sessions.
Our help and support doesn't end when you have finished your 10 week programme. We have a number of options to suit, ranging from our ranging from our weekly drop in support group and a special Shape Up After Baby in the Kitchen cookery course.
Shape Up After Baby programmes take place regularly at venues across Brighton and Hove. Have a look at upcoming programme dates and locations. Fill out the form at the bottom of the page to register your interest and we will contact you to discuss the options, or simply call us on 01273 431703.
Use the BMI calculator below to check if you are a healthy weight.
If the calculator shows that your BMI is between 25 and 43, then you are eligible for our free weight management services. Please complete the form and we will contact you to discuss the options available or call us to discuss on 01273 431 703.
If your BMI is not within this range, but you are still concerned about your weight, or want further information about healthy eating, we recommend the resources on the NHS website.
I really enjoyed the exercise sessions and found the talk afterwards so helpful
Exercise opportunities with babies safe & felt cared for - really appreciate this. Each weeks info was great.