Exercise referral

Exercise referral

Ready to get moving?

The Exercise Referral Scheme helps people aged 16 or over to make long-term lifestyle changes and increase their physical activity.

If you have a pre-existing medical condition, or are recovering from an illness or an operation, you might be eligible for our Exercise Referral Scheme.

You will receive a 12-week personal tailored exercise programme. Exercise programmes will be based on the reason for referral, your health status and your personal preferences.

Classes include: Active for Life, Aqua for Life, gym programmes, yoga, pilates and swimming, and we have a range of local providers – just pick the one that suits you!

Where you can find us

  • Ashford
  • Canterbury
  • Dover, Deal and Shepway
  • Swale
  • Thanet

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Get in touch

By phone

Call us now on 0300 123 1220.

By email

Send us an email kchft.hireferral@nhs.net or fill in the form below.

By completing this form you are giving us permission to contact you regarding our health and wellbeing programmes. We promise not to share your information with anyone else without your permission.

Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust (KCHT) are bound by the Data Protection Act 1998 to protect the information that it collects and uses about patients. By using this form, we cannot guarantee that the information will remain secure, and would therefore recommend not disclosing sensitive health information.

KCHT will not accept any responsibility if the information is intercepted when using this facility.