NEXT COURSE: October 2021

Our next Level 3 Qualification in Social Prescribing is now open for enrolment. This course is for learners working in Social Prescribing in England Over this course, you’ll cover: Unit 1 – Principles and theory of social prescribing Unit 2 – Motivational interviewing Unit 3 – Measuring Outcomes Unit 4 – Supervision Unit 5 –…

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A Learner’s View: Micro-Commissioning for Social Prescribing

In the first Level 3 Qualification in Social Prescribing course in the UK, three learners submitted an assignment during the micro-commissioning unit in the form of a blog. Ahead of primary care networks receiving funding to increase social prescribing provision, three link workers explore how micro-commissioning is working in three separate STP regions in Yorkshire…

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A Quick Beginner’s Guide to Social Prescribing

  What is Social Prescribing?  Social prescribing in its simplest form is a way for local organisations (such as GPs, social services, job centres) to easily refer people to a link worker. Generally, people who need support with a non-medical issue are suitable for social prescribing. Once referred, a link worker spends time with the person to understand their needs and…

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