Social Prescriber

The practice offers a wide range of services which you can read about below

Social Prescriber Info

Woodgrange Medical Practice would like to introduce our Social Prescriber Chanel Radford. 

What is a Social Prescriber?

A Social Prescriber provides an informative service to our patients and is here to help direct you to community group, activities and support services. 

How can I get access to the Social Prescriber?

You as a patient can access this free service provided by the Social Prescriber by asking your GP, or surgery staff to refer you. You will then be contacted by the Chanel to come and and see her face to face or via telephone. 

image of a social prescriber

What services can I access through the Social Prescriber?

Our Social Prescriber can get you in touch with a Link Worker who can assist with a range of issues for example:

  • Stress management
  • Healthy lifestyle
  • Physical activities
  • Socialising
  • Benefits
  • Housing
  • Finance and Debt
  • Employment
  • Training and volunteering
  • Mentoring
  • Befriending group activities
  • Well-being service
  • Counselling
  • Advice services

Working Hours

  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 2pm- 5pm