Active for Life in Haringey

If you are aged 18 or over and interested in being more active for health reasons then you may be eligible for one of our exercise on referral programmes in Haringey.

Exercise on Referral

Exercise on Referral is a 12 week exercise programme aiming to improve your health and lead to a more active lifestyle. If you are 18 or over, inactive and have any of the following conditions you may be able to join the scheme:

  • Mental Health
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Coronary Heart Disease
  • History of Stroke
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Overweight
  • COPD

4 easy steps to get involved:

  1. See your GP to get referred
  2. Once the team have received the referral you will be contacted to book your first appointment
  3. Join the scheme for a free 12 week programme
  4. Complete your week 12 assessment and your progress report will be sent back to your GP. You will be offered a subsidized membership enabling use of a wide range of activities

Note: If Stroke and CHD have been diagnosed recently you may be referred to one of our specialised programmes.

You are only able to attend the programme on a one time basis and your GP needs to be in Haringey.

Cardiac Rehabilitation

Cardiac rehabilitation is a programme of exercise sessions that help you get back to everyday life as efficiently and successfully as possible after a heart attack, heart surgery or procedure.

Cardiac Rehabilitation is available to anyone who has had one of the below conditions:

  • A heart attack
  • Heart Surgery
  • Some people who have angina or heart failure
  • Some people who have had an ICD implanted
  • A coronary angioplasty

To be referred please speak to your Cardiac Nurse/Specialist, GP or Practice Nurse today.

Stroke Rehabilitation

Have you recently suffered from a stroke?

The Active for Life Stroke Rehab Programme is a programme of physical activity designed to improve the health and quality of life of stroke survivors.Your local health professionals such as your GP, Practice Nurse or Physiotherapist can refer you to this programme where you will receive help and support to become and stay more physically active.

The programme aims to improve:

  • Mobility
  • Stability
  • Cardiovascular fitness
  • Strength
  • Endurance
  • Confidence

To be referred to our Stroke Rehabilitation please see your GP, Practice Nurse, Physiotherapist or Stroke Specialist.

MOVE4YOU (formally know as ACE)

Have you had a diagnosis of cancer in the last five years, and are you:

  • aged 18 or above
  • a resident of Haringey
  • registered with a GP

Then Fusion Lifestyle, in partnership with Tottenham Hotspur Foundation and Macmillan, is offering you a free 12 week wellbeing programme.

For further information regarding the scheme please contact: ace@tottenhamhotspur.com 020 8365 5138

If your GP surgery falls within one of these wards then you are able to be referred onto the Active for Life Programme.

  • Bounds Green
  • Bruce Grove
  • Haringey
  • Hornsey
  • Noel Park
  • Northumblerland Park
  • St Ann's
  • Seven Sister
  • Tottenham Green
  • Tottenham Hale
  • West Green
  • White Hart Lane
  • Woodside