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

Your condition is best managed by contacting the social prescriber

MEDICAL HELP IS NOT ALWAYS THE ANSWER

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 ivy.gs/e-sp

Are there any other services I can refer myself to?

Please see our index of services or type the shortcut ivy.gs/e-index

Social Prescriber