23. October 2019 - 9:30 till 16:30
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One Day Social Prescribing Seminar | Wellspring healthy Living Centre | Wednesday, 23. October 2019

Wellspring Healthy Living Centre is proud to be hosting a one day social prescribing seminar. Through this seminar we will bring and share knowledge, experiences and expertise of social prescribing and the work of a social prescriber fits into the personalised care and support planning framework.
The seminar aims to inspire, support and enocurage anyone who is invloved and interested in social prescribing.  the day will give you an insight in to what is social prescribing, the national scene as well as social prescribing in South West England, measurement and evaluation, where social prescribing sits within the community and voluntary sector and the plans for the future.
It is an opportunity to learn from some of the best professionals in this field. The seminar will be delivered by social prescribing practitioners, GPs, commissioners and academics.
The day will include a tour of the Wellspring Healthy Living Centre where you will get see how the social prescribing model has been embedded into healthcare and how health and social care work alongside each other, complementing the wellbeing and recovery of patients.

Who will benefit?                                                                                                                                                    
The seminar content is aimed at anyone interested in social prescribing, particularly people starting on the journey and will be particulary beneficial to those working in Primary Care Networks, practice managers, GP practitioners, clinical and social prescribing leads, local authorities specially public health, Community and Voluntary sectors (CVS), new and existing social prescribing link workers.
What will learn?
Introduction to social prescribing
How was it developed 
How it works
Models of social prescribing
How social prescribing fits with the emerging personalised care agenda
NHS England long-term plan and how social prescribing fits in to this
Social prescribing in the South

Lunch and refreshment will be provided by our Wellspringn Healthy Living Centre kitchen.
If you would like further information please contact Alya Rashid at insights@bbbc.org.uk