Social Prescribing - The Boathouse Surgery and Theale Medical Centre

Last updated: 13/12/2021

Social Prescribers can help you:

  • Improve your general health and wellbeing
  • Reduce feelings of isolation
  • Discover local self-help groups, clubs and befriending agencies
  • Volunteer your own time and experiences
  • Find bereavement support
  • Access social groups and parenting classes
  • Explore support for housing, employment, benefits, debt & legal advice
  • Become more active
  • Get involved in your local community

Where to go


You will be seen at your registered GP practice:

We can arrange home visits, where appropriate 


Time / Date Details

Time of day

Other Details


Age Ranges
Referral required
Referral Details

Talk to your GP, health care professional or any surgery staff about a referral. Alternatively, you can self-refer on the telephone via your surgery reception line or via the surgery website

Other notes

Your social prescriber is:

  • Someone you can talk to confidentially

  • Someone who is practical, helpful and who will not judge you

  • Someone who can give you additional and ongoing support to improve your health and wellbeing

 How do I access the service?

To access this service you will need to be a registered patient at one the following GP practices:

Quality checks

  • Not applicable

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