Health and Wellbeing Ambassadors

The service is totally confidential, free-of-charge and is provided through a team of expertly-trained Health and Wellbeing Ambassadors who can meet with you for up to 6 one-to-one sessions in your local area.

The Health and Wellbeing Ambassadors Service provides help and support from within your community to help you gain a healthier lifestyle. Anyone 16 or over can access or be referred to the Health and Wellbeing Ambassador Service. 

The service is totally confidential, free-of-charge and is provided through a team of expertly-trained Health and Wellbeing Ambassadors who can meet with you for up to 6 one-to-one sessions in your local area.  

They can help to get you on your way to a healthier lifestyle by pointing you in the right direction with advice, guidance and the support and motivation you need on matters such as: 

  • Healthy eating and working towards a healthy weight
  • Becoming more physically active
  • Stopping smoking
  • Sensible drinking
  • Improving your sexual health
  • Reducing stress.

There is even an 'Elder Ambassador Service' for older clients and, experience has told us, it’s really never too late to start. The possibilities are endless! 

Health and Wellbeing Ambassadors are based in settings familiar to local communities such as:

  • Children's centres
  • Schools
  • Community centres
  • Libraries

Aims and Benefits

With the advice, one-to-one support, and encouragement from your Health and Wellbeing Ambassadors, the service aims to motivate you and make you feel:

  • Happier
  • More confident
  • More relaxed
  • More energised
  • More attractive
  • More organised
  • More in control

Drop-in Sessions

Drop-in sessions are also run at the following locations and times.

Location / Venue​Day​Time​
St Peter's Church, Penhill​ Wednesday​ 09.30am to 11.30am​
St Peter's Church, Penhill​ Friday​ 09.30am to 11.30am​
Pinetrees Community Centre, Pinehurst By Appointment
The Walcot Dome, Burghley Close By Appointment
St John's Church, Cavendish Square By Appointment

 

Please contact the Health and Wellbeing Ambassador Service to make an appointment.

Contact Peter Kent, Health & Wellbeing Ambassador Manager, Tel: 07824 868437 or email pkent@swindon.gov.uk

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