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Need more support - Social Prescribing
Posted on 4 Nov 2020
My name is Tracey Bugg, and I work for Health Exchange as a Social Prescribing Link Worker in North Warwickshire.
I offer non clinical support to individuals, with a view to improving their health and wellbeing.
Areas of support can include:
- Carer support
- Housing Issues
- Financial advice and support
- Issues surrounding loneliness and isolation
- Physical and Mental Health wellbeing
This list is not exhaustive.
The criteria for support and referrals are the following:
- Long term conditions
- Mental Health issues
- Complex social needs
- Individuals who are lonely or isolated
- Support for individuals who may be caring for a loved one.
Referrals can be made via a GP or another Health Professional or can be a self-referral.
For self-referrals, please call 0121 663 0007 (option 1), or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
My contact details are:
Email – T.Bugg@nhs.net
Telephone – 07903710369
If you want to see the activities available to you in your local area, you can visit:www.healthexchange.org.uk/services/social-prescribing
Areas Covered by Community Social Prescribers
- Nuneaton Central, South & North
- Rural North Warwickshire
- North North Warwickshire