Welcome To Oakmeadow Surgery

Social Prescribing

Social prescribing is a service designed to support and help people with a wide range of social, emotional, or practical needs. Do you need support to link into local services that can help with managing your finances, meeting new people, building structure in your week, maintaining/ finding employment, managing your mental health, techniques to manage a physical health condition, building more physical activity into your week?

If you are looking to make a change, then Social Prescribing could be for you! Oakmeadow Surgery offers a valuable resource in the form of social prescribing support.

Here, patients have access to a dedicated social prescriber who play a crucial role in enhancing the overall physical and mental well-being of individuals. These professionals serve as a bridge between healthcare and the broader aspects of life that impact health. They work closely with patients, understanding their unique needs and circumstances, and then prescribe non-medical interventions that can make a substantial difference in their lives.

Whether it’s connecting people to local support groups, fitness classes, mental health services, or other community resources, the social prescriber at Oakmeadow is committed to improving the quality of life for all, fostering a healthier and more connected community. Their presence underscores the town’s commitment to holistic health and demonstrates the power of community driven support. You can be referred by a health care professional. 

Please contact the Surgery on (0116) 2320088