Message from HOOP UK Director Jill Tipping Part of the HOOP UK vision is that we as a group aim to break down the stigma that surrounds obesity. It’s a big ask but bit by bit we are doing that through our fantastic groups, willing fundraisers and awareness campaigns.
All of the HOOP UK Team would like to say a massive THANK YOU to everyone who made the Pavelka HOOP UK Tour of 2013 such an amazing success. Our Patron, Jessie Pavelka was welcomed at different venues all over England where he was able to raise money and awareness on behalf of HOOP UK. […]
HOOP UK is a nationwide organisation that provides support for those struggling with the issues surrounding weight management and obesity. We do not advocate, endorse or advise any particular method of weight loss and weight management. HOOP UK aim to: Facilitate increased awareness and engage with the public on the issues of childhood and adult obesity. […]
Lifestyles Gym in Wallingford are holding the last of the fundraising events whilst our Patron Jessie Pavelka is on his tour to the UK. HOOP UK would like to say a great big thank you to all of the fantastic hosts who have offered their time, premises and expertise to make Jessie’s tour a reality […]
We love HOOP UK was the resounding response from a survey recently on the HOOP UK Facebook group. The support group which has over 630 members asked its members recently for its views.
There was an interesting article in Friday’s Sun Newspaper by Emily Ashton with regard to new guidelines for informing parents on childhood obesity. HOOP was asked to comment. The story was reported by nearly all the major newspapers. The full Sun article is here followed by HOOP’s full response.
- HOOP UK Press Release – National Obesity Awareness Week
- HOOP’s July Bootcamp was a Roller Coaster of a Weekend!
- Shock fat-shaming statistic: more must be done to understand human cost of obesity
- Type II diabetes – I was only 16, I didn’t think it was actually about me – Childrens Food Trust
- 5 places for 2 day TV & Film industry workshop
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