Healthy Living Hub
The Healthy Living Hub is a great place to get information to help you follow a healthy lifestyle. It offers a free NHS stop smoking service (one-to-one consultations available on Thursdays) and free healthy eating and physical activity advice. The Hub is located on the ground floor of the Central Library, Katharine Street CR9 1ET, and is a brilliant starting place to help you become healthier and pick up tips on many aspects of maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
What can you expect from the Hub?
We understand that booking appointments in advance is not always ideal, so you don’t have to book to visit the Hub, just pop in when it is convenient for you!
Come and speak to a Hub advisor to receive friendly advice and support on becoming more active. You can pick up a free Get Up & Go! guide which has information on a range of exciting activities including free health walks, cycling, football and “Swim to Slim”. You can even get active in the Hub by trying out our X Box Kinect or the Hub exercise bike - set yourself your own cycle challenge!
You can call in and check your weight, blood pressure and BMI (Body Mass Index) for free and receive helpful information from one of the Hub advisors on how to manage and maintain a healthy weight, setting yourself some achievable goals to help you reach your target.
Free and friendly advice and support from our specialist advisors when you want to stop smoking available on a Thursday.
The Hub receives regular visits from a variety of organisations including Diabetes UK, Macmillan Cancer Support, Age UK and Mind in Croydon. To find out more visit our events page , come in and ask the Hub staff or give us a call.
If you want to lose weight, stop smoking, become more active or just get some information on what you can do to keep you and your family healthy, the Healthy Living Hub is the place to go. And, even better, the service is free!
The Hub is proud to be part of the Croydon Heart Town initiative and is a great place to learn more about keeping your heart healthy.
Monday - Thursday 11am - 5pm
Come and meet the Hub staff
Telephone 020 8253 1009
Healthy Living Hub
Central Library, Croydon Clocktower
Katharine Street, Croydon, CR9 1ET