Everyone needs a little help from time to time, social prescribing can support you to connect to your community.
The Bracknell Forest Social Prescribing Service supports residents (aged 18+)* who may be feeling low, isolated or lonely and would benefit from improving their health and wellbeing. Our Social Prescribers provide 1:1 personalised non-medical support built around “what matters to you” and can put you in touch with local services, groups and activities. Our Social Prescribers can provide support for up to 3 months depending on individual need, this can be through telephone, face to face in the community or in your home.
Self referrals and professionals referrals are accepted for this service.
*Service is unable to accept referrals for:
- Individuals with moderate – severe and enduring mental health conditions or substance misuse.
- Individuals with severe dementia.
- Individuals in palliative care.
Please refer to specialist services that are able to support you appropriately. You can find more information by visiting:
Any Health, Social Care, Voluntary Sector and Other Organisation can refer individualsComplete Professional Referral
Follow the link to arrange a call back from one of our Social Prescribers. Alternatively, call 01344 352000 (Mon-Fri 9 to 5).Complete Self Referral
This service forms part of the Bracknell Forest Warm Welcome Programme