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Children & Young People's Social Prescribing

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Addresses people’s needs in a holistic way to empower young people and their families to gain more control over health and personalised care when they need it. People’s health and wellbeing is affected by many factors apart from medical issues, such as barriers to education or employment/environmental issues/family disputes/social isolation/behavioural issues/financial hardship/young carer responsibilities.  

We support in accessing help and support beyond conventional medicines. We pprovide the time in an environment suited to them to explore what matters to them, and what is important to them – to help them to take control of their health and wellbeing and to reach their identified goals using a holistic approach​. We adress barriers to utilise engagement and build on local community assets​.   

You may be referred to this service by your Healthcare Professional but if you feel you would benefit please speak with your GP Practice.