Social prescribing is for everyone! Here to support you connect to your community.

Social prescribing seeks to address people’s needs in a holistic way. This is particularly important during the COVID-19 pandemic, as this can be a very worrying time for people.

Our Social Prescribers can support people who are vulnerable, feeling socially isolated, lonely, or just adjusting to staying at home.

We support people by telephone, utilising therapeutic approaches be it actively listening and unpicking what their main worries may be and offering coping mechanismsWe help them stay connected, offer peer support, signpost to community assets and support with practical issues including access to online resources and to identify and explore home-based activities and goal setting.

The service is currently available to any Bracknell Forest resident, aged 18 or over.

 

  • Professional Referral

    Any Health, Social Care, Voluntary Sector and Other Organisation can refer individuals

    Complete Professional Referral
  • Self 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