WE LOVE NOTHING MORE THAN BEING ABLE TO SHARE THE SUCCESS OF OUR CUSTOMERS, AND THIS MONTH, WE’RE SHINING A SPOTLIGHT ON UNITED WELSH AND THEIR INCREDIBLE SOCIAL PRESCRIBING SERVICE, WELLBEING 4U.
Not only was the Wellbeing 4U service commended for their partnership with Cardiff and Vale Health Board winning the ‘Working With Other Sectors’ prize in the Welsh Housing Awards, but they’ve also just released their most recent Impact Statement, which contains some pretty impressive impact evidence, trailblazing best practice examples and inspiring patient case studies.
BACK IN JULY, ELEMENTAL ANNOUNCED AN INNOVATIVE SOCIAL PRESCRIBING PARTNERSHIP WITH CLAPHAM PARK PRACTICE AND SAIL – SAFE AND INDEPENDENT LIVING, A SOCIAL PRESCRIBING PROGRAMME RUN BY AGE UK LAMBETH
Using digital social prescribing technology, the aim of the partnership was to support and maximise the impact of SAIL – Safe and Independent Living by embedding a practice-based model which would enable GP’s to make direct referrals to community-based support, including social support, diet and nutrition, benefits advice and mental health.
LAST YEAR, DR MAASSARANI & PARTNERS PRACTICE AND CARE MERSEYSIDE LAUNCHED A MAJOR SOCIAL PRESCRIBING PARTNERSHIP WITH ELEMENTAL TO SUPPORT INDIVIDUALS THROUGH COMMUNITY-BASED PROGRAMMES AND SERVICES.
Recognising that people’s health is determined primarily by a range of social, economic and environmental factors, Dr Maassarani & Partners sought to support people’s needs in a holistic way through social prescribing.
BROMFORD ARE A CREATIVE NON-PROFIT NETWORK FOR HEALTH, HOUSING, CARE, AND EDUCATION. THEY PROVIDE SERVICES FOR 90,000 CUSTOMERS AND DELIVER ONE OF THE LARGEST HOUSING ASSOCIATION-LED NEW HOMES PROGRAMMES THROUGHOUT THE SOUTH WEST AND MIDLANDS.
As part of the Urban Challenge Wellbeing Award, and in collaboration with Elemental Software,Bromford, launched an innovative social prescribing pilot earlier this year.