B&D child weight management services get funding boost (Article from BD Post & Havering Daily)

Barking and Dagenham council has received £465,000 from the government to support its expansion of child weight management services in the borough. It will enable new initiatives which aim to help children achieve a healthy weight and boost their wellbeing, with funding used to deliver evidence-based programmes for children and families from pre-birth to age 12. Community groups, schools and local partners will be funded to deliver the courses