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Health Intervention Action Plan

The Health Intervention Action Plan (2022-2027) has identified several programmes that will be delivered through partnership planning and user engagement. The ultimate goal for the Health Intervention Action Plan is to increase regular and sustainable participation of all age groups and be receptive to the needs of our users and our residents.

Download the Health Intervention Action Plan
Health Intervention Action Plan

PARS (Physical Activity Referral Scheme)

PARS (Physical Activity Referral Scheme)

PARS (Physical Activity Referral Scheme) is a 12-week fitness programme, which offers participants with various health conditions a positive introduction to getting MORE active. 

Clients must meet a specific criteria and be referred by their General Practitioner or a health professional in order to be eligible for the scheme.

Download the inclusion criteria for PARS (Physical Activity Referral Scheme)

More Movement for the Mind

More Movement for the Mind is a blended programme of exercise and relaxation delivered in three of our Leisure Centres weekly. It's a great way to start your fitness journey, while boosting your mood and energy. 

What’s involved?

Participants can book here and enjoy a light to medium group circuit class with a relaxation element to finish.

This is an open programme whereby participants can attend in a drop in basis.

A series of closed mental health programmes is also available for participants who have severe mental health issues. These programmes are delivered on a referral basis in partnership with various Health Professionals and Charities. E:  more@antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.uk

Download for further information
More Movement for the Mind

Move More Macmillan Cancer Rehabilitation Programme

The Move More Macmillan Cancer Rehabilitation Programme is a 12-week fitness programme that offers a physical activity pathway for those living with and beyond cancer. The programme is designed to help get  a client started on their fitness journey.

Clients can be referred by health professionals or they can self-refer onto the Move More Macmillan programme.

Download a Self-Referral Form
Move More Macmillan Cancer Rehabilitation Programme
  • Q. What is the My Wellness App?
  • Q. How do I access the My Wellness programme?
  • Q. How do you I download the My Wellness activity tracker?
  • Q. What happens at the end of the 12-week programme?
  • Q. What support is available throughout the 12-week PARS programme?
  • Q. I am a Health Professional how do I refer clients?

MORE Membership

  • 12 week free membership
  • Access to our five leisure centres 
  • Swimming pools
  • Fitness Suites 
  • Health Suites
  • Racquet Sports 
  • Running Track (Individual Use) 
  • Adult Classes 
  • Prescribe Fitness Programme & Classes 
  • Once 12 week membership expires completers are eligible for a concessionary membership £16 per month in Year 1, £20 in Year 2 and £22 in Year 3.

Find out more

If you have any questions, please contact the MORE team below.

We are available to help you Monday – Thursday 8AM - 8PM, Friday 8AM - 6PM and Saturday – Sunday 10AM - 4PM.