Services for children and young people with weight concerns include the MEND programme.
Mytime Active commissions Pre-School Learning Alliance to deliver MEND 2-4 programmes for children aged 2 to 4 years and their parents or carers. Ealing Council delivers the MEND 5-7 and MEND 7-13 programmes for children aged 5 to 7 and 7 to 13 years respectively, who are above the healthy weight.
The MEND 2-4 programme runs once a week for 1 hour 30 minutes, across a 10 week period. The MEND 5-7 programme runs once a week for 1 hour 45 minutes, across a 10 week period. The MEND 7-13 programme runs twice a week for 2 hours, across a 10 week period. All programmes are delivered within community venues across Ealing.