Activity Referral

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Our activity referral programme offers customers a range of activities specifically designed for sedentary customers with recognised medical conditions. 

Our Active Lifestyles programme also offers condition specific sessions, such as Cardiac Rehabilitation, Pulmonary Rehabilitation (COPD) and Falls Prevention alongside individual programmes for a range of other medical conditions.

active lifestyles

Active Lifestyles is an activity referral programme for sedentary patients with recognised medical conditions.

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cardiac rehab

Cardiac Rehabilitation is a circuit style activity class designed specifically for customers who have experienced a cardiac incident and have completed phase III or have a referral form.

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COPD classes

COPD circuit classes are specifically for clients with pulmonary conditions.

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steady and strong

These classes can improve balance, flexibility and confidence following a fall - helping older people to get back on their feet.

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health circuits

A low level Active Lifestyle referral circuit class suitable for customers with medical conditions and those progressing from other sessions such as Cardiac Rehab.

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escape pain

Escape Pain is an evidence-based course designed for patients suffering with lower limb osteoarthritis and/or chronic joint pain.

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Active Lifestyles terms and conditions

  • The Active Lifestyles package and Active Lifestyles Graduate memberships are not refundable in full or in part
  • Suspension or extension of the Active Lifestyles scheme will be considered on an individual basis where a customer is not able, due to health limitations, to complete the scheme within the 12-week period. A letter from a registered healthcare professional may be required as evidence
  • Customers are able to purchase the Active Lifestyles Graduate membership within two weeks of completing their final assessment
  • Active Lifestyles Graduate memberships consist of three consecutive months equivalent Fitness Direct membership without commitment. Customers are to committed to purchase all three months on offer
  • The Active Lifestyles scheme does not include discounted use of the sauna and steam room or other discounts available for Fitness Direct members (except in the case of the Graduate membership)
  • The Active Lifestyles discounted ‘pay as you go’ rate applies to each individual activity in which a customer participates. It does not apply to each visit which may include multiple activities
  • A customer may not re-join the Active Lifestyles scheme within three months of completing it. The Active Lifestyles team reserve the right to not accept customers on to the scheme if they are re-referred for the same condition
  • Active Lifestyles referral forms are valid for six months from the date of issue