Oldham Social Prescribing connects you to community groups, activities and organisations that could support you to improve your health, wellbeing and social connections.
Who is it for?
Oldham residents who are experiencing the following:
•Loss of confidence
•Life changing events such as bereavement, new born, retirement
•Long term health conditions
•Poor health linked to housing
•Challenges with finances, work or relationships
What are the benefits?
•Improve mental and physical health
•Meet new people
•Participate in new activities
•Increase self esteem
•Access work, training and volunteering
How much does it cost?
Oldham Social Prescribing service is free to access for all.
How do I get involved?
Simply contact the Oldham Social Prescribing team on:
T: 0161 339 2345
What happens next?
A member the Oldham Social Prescribing team will contact you within two weeks to start your journey to improving your health, wellbeing and social connections.
Your social prescriber will get to know you, find out your interests and the challenges you want to overcome.
Together you will set goals that are important to you.
Your social prescriber will support you to gain confidence, make community
connections and access local services and activities that will help you achieve your goals.
Did you know?
There are more than 500 community groups and networks in Oldham delivering almost 1,000 activities, sessions, meetings and events!
These groups focus on supporting local people and the community. They range from grassroots groups to large charities. Activities and services include:
•debt support and counselling
•age 50+ social groups
To find out more contact Rebecca Kershaw on Email: email@example.com or Tel: 0161 339 2345.