SOCIAL PRESCRIBING LINK WORKER

Social Prescribing helps you to explore extra services that may support you to improve your health, wellbeing and independence.

 

SOCIAL PRESCRIBING

How does it work?

A member of the GP practice or health and social care team may suggest a referral to the Social Prescribing service.

Kate, our Social Prescribing Link Worker, will then contact you to find out what you are interested in, tell you about what activities and services are available locally and help you to access them.

Together you will be able to:

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Explore what is important to you or your life and wellbeing

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Identify the local activities and services you can benefit from

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Gain support & encouragement to start using services that can help you

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The social prescribing link worker is someone:

· To talk to confidentially

· Who is practical, helpful and who will not judge you

· Who can help you decide what you’d like to do to improve your quality of life

· Concerned with your health, wellbeing and independence

· Who can find you activities that will suit you

· Who can give you support along the way

To find out more click on the link below to read the leaflet describing the service 

Address

Dartmouth Caring
35 Victoria Road
Dartmouth
Devon
TQ6 9RT

Registered Charity: 900226

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