United Kingdom

Literature Review

A summary of findings from the review of global academic research into raising the issue of weight and improving effectiveness of interventions.

Policy Analysis

The Policy Analysis carried out by UK partners.  This was done using a framework already in place looking at adult obesity, and then adapted for the PoHeFa project.

Annexes to the SW UK Policy Analysis

The annexes to the UK Policy analysis.

Self  Assessment

The completed frameworks used for the UK policy analysis. These are the results for Swindon and Somerset in the UK and cover the following areas: Leadership & Governance, Strategy, Action Plans & Delivery , Needs Assessment and Social Marketing, Healthy Weight Interventions, Communications and Evaluation.

Focus Group Report Swindon

The report from the focus groups which were carried out in Swindon with groups of health professionals, families and young people.

Focus Group Report Somerset

The report from the focus groups which were carried out in Somerset with groups of health professionals, families and young people.

Context Paper for the Trial Out

A short paper is providing a wider context for the Process Mapping Tool, to evidence what is going on politically and economically with regard to health services and public health, so that the overall situation within which the Trial-Outs are operating can be better understood.

SW UK Process Mapping Tool

Description of activities carried out by the UK partners and the links to the PoHeFa processes.

Brief Intervention Training Pack – Raising The Issue of Healthy Weight

Training material for brief advice training for health professionals and other workers who may give lifestyle advice e.g. police, fire-fighters.

An Obesity Toolkit for Local Authorities

This toolkit has been produced to help local authorities produce a case for local action on obesity. It has been produced within the PoHeFa project by NHS South West, NHS Swindon and NHS Somerset working together with the North East Public Health Observatory.

Obesity Toolkit - Public Opinion Briefing

A briefing presentation, with headline information to help the inform the public about childhood obesity.

Obesity Toolkit - Councillor Briefing

A briefing presentation for councillors helping to make the case for putting childhood obesity on the agenda.

Obesity Toolkit - Case Study from Gateshead

An example of good practice from Gateshead.

Literature Review

A summary of findings from the review of global academic research into raising the issue of weight and improving effectiveness of interventions.

Policy Analysis

The Policy Analysis carried out by UK partners.  This was done using a framework already in place looking at adult obesity, and then adapted for the PoHeFa project.

Annexes to the SW UK Policy Analysis

The annexes to the UK Policy analysis.

Self  Assessment

The completed frameworks used for the UK policy analysis. These are the results for Swindon and Somerset in the UK and cover the following areas: Leadership & Governance, Strategy, Action Plans & Delivery , Needs Assessment and Social Marketing, Healthy Weight Interventions, Communications and Evaluation.

Focus Group Report Swindon

The report from the focus groups which were carried out in Swindon with groups of health professionals, families and young people.

Focus Group Report Somerset

The report from the focus groups which were carried out in Somerset with groups of health professionals, families and young people.

Context Paper for the Trial Out

A short paper is providing a wider context for the Process Mapping Tool, to evidence what is going on politically and economically with regard to health services and public health, so that the overall situation within which the Trial-Outs are operating can be better understood.

SW UK Process Mapping Tool

Description of activities carried out by the UK partners and the links to the PoHeFa processes.

Brief Intervention Training Pack – Raising The Issue of Healthy Weight

Training material for brief advice training for health professionals and other workers who may give lifestyle advice e.g. police, fire-fighters.

An Obesity Toolkit for Local Authorities

This toolkit has been produced to help local authorities produce a case for local action on obesity. It has been produced within the PoHeFa project by NHS South West, NHS Swindon and NHS Somerset working together with the North East Public Health Observatory.

Obesity Toolkit - Public Opinion Briefing

A briefing presentation, with headline information to help the inform the public about childhood obesity.

Obesity Toolkit - Councillor Briefing

A briefing presentation for councillors helping to make the case for putting childhood obesity on the agenda.

Obesity Toolkit - Case Study from Gateshead

An example of good practice from Gateshead.