A social prescribing network in the Fylde coast
Lancashire and South Cumbria – Test and Learn
In the Fylde Coast, the focus of the Test & Learn initiative was on the cross-sector gap where colleagues in Primary Care and the Voluntary Community Faith Social Enterprises (VCFSE) did not cross paths often, and on the need for a social prescribing community that works together. In response, a small steering group formed, combining the expertise and experience across the health and care systems. In this case study, we review the journey so far, participant feedback, what success looks like and the next steps forward. Not only is this a reflective document for the ICS in Lancashire and South Cumbria, but inspiration for other locales developing and progressing cross-sector partnerships.
For more information on this case study, please contact:
Tracy Hopkins – VCFSE leader – firstname.lastname@example.org
Debbie Lagette – Social Prescribing Link Worker – email@example.com