Healthy Weights for Children - Shapedown BC
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Kamloops Public Health Unit
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​Is a referral required?
All program referrals must come through a family physician. Physicians and NPs only fill out a referral form.

Are there eligibility requirements?
Yes. Children between 6-17 years of age with a Body Mass Index (BMI) greater than 97%
(children with BMI between 85-97% will be considered if other medical conditions are present). Both parents and children must be prepared to make changes and attend on a regular basis.

Is there a cost?
No.

 
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As a step towards reconciliation, Interior Health acknowledges the land that we live, work, and play on as the traditional territories of the Dakelh Dene, Ktunaxa, Nlaka’pamux, Secwepemc, St’at’imc, Syilx and Tsilhqot’in peoples. It is with humility that we continue to strengthen our relationships with the First Nation, Métis, and Inuit peoples of the interior.
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