Green Prescription classes cover a range of exercises that promote the importance of health and physical activity and are run in seven centres throughout the Sport Manawatu region.
Green Prescription classes are run in seven centres throughout the Sport Manawatu region. Each class promotes the importance of health and physical activity through discussions on topics such as diabetes, motivation and healthy eating. Activity options include a range of exercises from walking, aqua and the gym.
Term 1 2018 Green Prescription classes
Green Prescription classes will be running in Dannevirke term 2, 2018. The alternative is individual ‘Phone Support’. After initial contact an appointment (ideally face to face) is scheduled to discuss how we can best support each client with the service provided. This is then followed up with phone calls to keep track of each clients progress.
Classes meet every Thursday (during the school term) at 9:45am in the Community House on Manchester St Feilding next to the Council offices. Each class has a guest speaker and activities include aqua aerobics, walking and gym exercises.
Classes are returning to Foxton in Term 1, 2018. The programme will run over 5-weeks commencing on Wednesday Feb 28th.
Classes are held every Monday (during the school term) at 11am at the Levin Aquatic Centre (Cr Queen and Salisbury Streets, Levin). Each class discusses ways to improve your health with physical activity options of deep water jogging, swimming, walking and resistance band exercises.
Classes are currently on hold
Unfortunately, due to low participation numbers, this weekly class has been suspended until further notice. Classes will be offered in Dannevirke (Term 2, 2018).
Our Tararua clients are now offered individual ‘Phone Support’. After initial contact an appointment (ideally face to face) is scheduled to discuss how we can best support each client with the service provided. This is then followed up with monthly phone calls to keep track of each clients progress.
Currently two classes operate in Palmerston North two of which are based at the Rosecity Aquatic clubrooms next to the Lido on Park Rd. A day time class runs every Tuesday (during the school term) at 10:15am and an evening class runs every Thursday (during the school term) at 6:15pm. Classes include a guest speaker with activities like aqua aerobics, swimming, gym, resistance bands, and walking.
A joint initiative with Plunket to help support mums (with young babies) reengage back safely into physical activity. For more information please email Katrina: email@example.com
Term 1 2018 Active Families classes
Classes to be held on Tuesday afternoons from 3.30pm- 4.30pm. Classes for term 1, 2018 commence on Tuesday February 13th
Classes to be held on a Monday (4.30pm – 5.30pm Kelvin Grove Community Centre). Classes in term 1, 2018 commence on Monday February 12th.
Classes to be held fortnightly on Monday afternoons from 4.30pm – 5.30pm. Classes in term 1, 2018 commence on Monday February 12th.
The Active families Levin programme runs on a fortnightly basis on a Wednesday afternoon from 3.30-4.30pm. For more information see attached the class schedule:
Term 1 2018 Active Teens classes
For Term 1, 2018 our active teen participants are encouraged to engage with our Whanau Tri programme that is run on a Thursday afternoon.
Classes will operate on a Monday afternoon from 3.30pm-4.30pm at the Kelvin Grove Community Centre. Term 1, 2018 classes commence on Monday February 12th
The Active Teens programme in Otaki for term 1 commences on Monday February 12th. Classes run from 3.30pm- 4.30pm at Otaki College.
Levin active teen participants in term 1, 2018 are encouraged to engage in the Sport Manawatu Whanau Tri programme that is scheduled for a Monday afternoon from 5.45pm.
Feilding active teen participants are encouraged to engage with the Sport Manawatu Whanau Tri training programme in term 1, 2018. These classes are held on a Tuesday afternoon from 5.45pm.