The Activate Project – A Closer Look
As we come to the end of our Activate Social Prescribing for People and Communities project, we will take a look at the fantastic resources that have been produced as part of the project. The goal of Activate was to promote social prescribing across Europe to empower adults to improve their health literacy and take […]
Social Prescribing and the Arts – Can Art Save Us?
We are working on the ACTIVATE Project (Social Prescibring for people and communities) and we are in the process of working on IO4: A Social Prescribing Course for Social/Cultural Service educators. We have discovered so many fantastic organisations during our research for this course, it’s clear to see there that arts and culture can make […]
Mind Yourself Now – The Health Empowerment Guide
We are working on the Activate Project which is promoting social prescribing across Europe to empower at risk adults to improve their health literacy and take responsibility for their own health. Social Prescribing is a powerful, proven community mechanism to improve the physical, emotional, mental wellbeing of adults by connecting you to non-medical community-based sources […]
New Year – New You? How Social Prescribing Might Help
As we head into a new year, there is a lot of pressure on people to make a changes in their lives. Some people might feel alone or isolated, they might be suffering from anxiety or depression, or they just might need some support. This is where social prescribing can help and in these strange […]