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Social Prescriber SHORTCUT

This is a self-referral/self-help advice page for your condition

Your condition is best managed by contacting the social prescriber


Many things in life can make us feel unwell and a medical prescription is not always the answer.

What example conditions does this service deal with?

A social prescriber connects you to local services to improve your physical and mental wellbeing.

  • Housing, benefits
  • Fnancial support and advice
  • Healthy lifestyle
  • Physical activities
  • Befriending
  • Support groups
  • Training and volunteering
  • Social and creative activities

Does this service accept self-referral?

You can self-refer to this service without seeing or speaking to a GP first

How do I get to this service?

The social prescriber works closely with the care co-ordinator and other members of the primary health care team.

How do I find this page in future?

Bookmark this page in your browser by pressing CTRL and D or type the shortcut

Are there any other services I can refer myself to?

Please see our index of services you can self-refer to or type the shortcut or

Social Prescriber