Social prescribing

Disability Organisations launch Social Prescribing Survey

For the full article from Learning Disability Today click HERE The National Development Team for Inclusion (NDTi) has launched a survey to find out about social prescribing for people with learning disabilities and autistic people. The organisations want to hear from autistic people, people with a learning disability and family members and support workers to …

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Social Prescribing Team Newsletter

The Social Prescribing team from The Blackmore Vale Partnership have produced this wonderful newsletter. Don’t forget the Community Kindness pages for Gillingham, Sturminster and Shaftesbury on Facebook too. (Links on Dorset page of this website). (and thanks for the mention of our group and website!)


The Social Prescribing Team at the Blackmore Vale Practice are looking for volunteers to train as ‘Falls Buddies”. This role entails weekly contact (approx. 1 hour) for up to 8 weeks with someone who is at risk of falling. Volunteers will support confidence and help people to remain independent. Most importantly they will be a …


Training Sessions for Voluntary and Community Groups In partnership with Stepping into Nature, Active Dorset and Help & Care, The Arts Development Company are delivering Nature Buddies: re-connecting to nature through activity, a year-long programme to upskill existing voluntary and community groups to deliver inclusive and creative nature-themed local activities for people who are referred by their Link Workers. a series of training sessions around equality …

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