Social Prescribing Link Workers support patients who are frequesnt users of General Practice services, where there is evidence that they have a social, emotional or practical needs. Link Workers additionally provide a confidential space to discuss matters with patients. The aim is to support them to identify achievable goals and connect patients with appropriate services or support groups within the community.

Below are two case studies from our link workers to give an insight into their role. 

Link Workers Case Studies page 001   Link Workers Case Studies 2 page 001