GymNation and The LightHouse Arabia join forces

In a first for the regional health and wellness industry, GymNation, the UAE’s leading gym chain, has announced a partnership with leading mental health and wellness provider, The LightHouse Arabia.

Together, both organizations aim to raise awareness and dismantle the stigma surrounding mental health, while highlighting the mutual benefits of physical activity and psychological well-being.

LightHouse Arabia will support GymNation and its community of more than 70,000 UAE members by inviting all GymNation members to participate in its ongoing series of free monthly community webinars and a range of support groups. The webinars cover relevant and important topics such as stress management, coping strategies and the benefits of exercise for mental health, which complement The LightHouse Arabia’s commitment to accessible mental health care for all.

In addition, a series of practical wellness tips will be provided and shared within the GymNation fitness community and displayed across GymNation platforms.

William Dean, Country Director of GymNation UAE, expressed his excitement about the partnership, saying: “Joining forces with The LightHouse Arabia represents another pivotal moment for us at GymNation. We have always believed in making fitness more affordable, accessible and more enjoyable for everyone, and now we’re taking it a step further by integrating mental health into the equation. This partnership allows us to offer a comprehensive wellness solution that truly meets the needs of our members and the community we have. created at GymNation, where physical fitness and mental health go hand in hand.”

Dr. Robert Chandler, Clinical Psychologist and Managing Director of The LightHouse Arabia also shared his thoughts. “The correlation between physical and mental health cannot be overstated. Through our partnership with GymNation, we aim to bring our mental health expertise to a broader audience. Our shared vision for a healthier, more resilient community remains paramount, and we look forward to creating a positive impact together.”