Social Prescribing UnCo

The world's first social prescribing unconference

October 16th 2019, King’s House, Manchester

Connect, Collaborate, Celebrate

Save the date! The world’s first ever Social Prescribing UnCo is coming to Manchester this year.

What is Social Prescribing UnCo?

Taking place in Manchester on Wednesday 16th October, the Social Prescribing UnCo will invite attendees to take part in a range of interactive workshops, giving them practical advice on social prescribing strategy, processes and collaboration.

This unconference with a twist will create a vibrant atmosphere that will excite and energise everyone involved by incorporating a range of different sessions which will include problem-solving, design thinking, discussions and debates as well as offering registrants the chance to add their own topics of interest to the agenda.

Reasons to attend

Exchange ideas, be inspired and learn from likeminded peers

Help push the agenda for social prescribing

Be part of a global shared vision to create healthier and happier communities

Build connections with other sectors and seek joint ownership/involvement in social prescribing

Be inspired by organisations already leading the way in social prescribing

Explore and take your social prescribing to the next stage

Explore and take your social prescribing to the next stage

Make social prescribing work for your communities

Be part of a gathering with a practical focus and an agenda set by you


Everyone! The Social Prescribing UnCo is a celebration of social prescribing, which gives professionals from NHS organisations, housing associations, local authorities, the VCSE sector and others the opportunity to explore the role of collaboration and partnership working in social prescribing.


After selling out in just two weeks, we’ve had so many emails and calls asking us for more venues and dates so we made the decision to do something even better… we’ve moved to a bigger venue in Manchester and we’re delighted to announce that ticket sales have RE-OPENED!

Additionally, if you would like us to visit a city near you, cast your vote on our poll.