Health and wellbeing for life, for all
Our mission is to transform lives through supporting healthy lifestyle choices. Our Health and Wellbeing programmes provide a safe and friendly environment, empowering patients to learn to move safely, eat healthily and manage stress in a social setting.
We have developed a unique extended benefit model where service, education, research and community come together to transform lives, now and into the future. Our team of specialist staff are inclusive and highly experienced in providing health support, to people with and without health conditions. Marjon is known for providing high-quality University education and both staff and students are integral parts of the Marjon Health and Wellbeing delivery team.
Saul: Marjon Health and Wellbeing is all about helping people to help themselves as best as they possibly can, so they can live as fulfilled lives as they can. We help them walk, become more active, to eat more healthily, to manage the stresses and include relaxation techniques in a social setting, in a comfortable, friendly environment. We think having a holistic approach to health and wellbeing is the right approach. And we've got now, over a decades worth of people that have been to Marjon Health and Wellbeing and had really successful outcomes for a sustained period, way beyond when they've left us.
Marita: I'm really pleased to say that they've given me ways to manage my pain here. I have now had different perception on activities that I can do. Whereas once I was afraid to do it, because thinking I would get into that pain and couldn't do anything. So the mindset now, has changed to allow me to try a bit more, try a bit harder, which was really good. They are so hands on, they're there for you. Any questions you have, about your condition or any injuries and they help you that way. We can identify with each other about what our conditions are and how we manage our pain. Because I think sometimes, the doctors don't understand the pain you're in. And it's lovely to come and talk to people and find out what useful things they do, so that we can share that together. But it's really been a good six weeks, in depth course with the professionals there to guide you every step of the way.
Saul: We actually draw on the latest cutting edge research in health and wellbeing and what's going on in the sector. But also we're generating research activity. Because we're an educational establishment, our students support the work that we do here, and as academics and contributors and deliverers. So we both support and draw from the research, which is a really exciting place to be. We work with a range of different partner organizations, both locally, regionally, and now further afield. And they're integral to the work that we're doing and we support them and they support us, in giving the best patient experience possible.
Our clinics help you to understand diet, exercise, and relaxation strategies, providing you the tools to improve your quality of life.More info
Find out how our non-medical programmes help patients to lead healthier lifestyles and how we work in partnership with healthcare partners to deliver them.More info