Weight Concern

Weight Concern

Charity information

Weight Concern

Weight Concern is dedicated to fighting the UK's obesity epidemic. We provide independent, reliable information on obesity and weight management and act as a voice for people who are overweight.

Founded 1996

  • Mission statement

    Weight Concern aims to address the physical and psychological needs of overweight people and to guide the development of more effective programs of prevention and treatment.

  • Aims

    Weight Concern aims to:

    • Increasing public knowledge about the causes, consequences and treatment of weight problems
    • Improving access to weight management information and programmes for different patient groups
    • Providing education and training for health professionals in the care of overweight patients
    • Engaging with the public on weight-related issues
  • Overview

    Established: October 1996

    Registered Charity Number: 1059686

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 2

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 1

    Phone number: 02076791853

    Address: 1-19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 7HB

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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