Who is it for?

Counterweight Families is for:

  • Families with at least one adult (parent/ guardian) with a BMI ≥ 30Kg/m2 or ≥ 28Kg/m2 with co morbidities and at least one child between 3 and 12 yrs old with a BMI ≥ 91st centile
  • Families can have other children aged between 0 – 16yrs but will aim not to measure children under 2 years old
  • The overweight parent has been asessed at the right stage of change to undertake a weight management programme