Social Prescribing Service - Paignton and Brixham

Social Prescribing is to help you have control over your health & wellbeing and find ways to improve how you feel in a way that suits you. We offer personalised support on "what matters to you" expolring your individual needs to help create a plan to enable positive life changes. We signpost you to organisations, services and groups that will enable you to receive practical & emotional support.

Service access criteria: For patients registered at Mayfield Medical Group, Corner Place Surgery and Old Farm Surgery in Paignton
Connecting with others
Getting active
Healthy lifestyle
Day to day helping hand
Helping with money
Information and advice
Transport and getting around
Mental health
Support with housing
Support with employment
Support for carers
Managing a long-term health condition
Basic necessities (food/clothes)
Arts and creativity
Connecting with nature
Youth support
Social prescribing
Additional needs catered for:
Vision impairment friendly
Hearing impairment friendly
Wheelchair accessible
Learning difficulty friendly
Physical disability friendly
Dementia friendly
Takes place in the client’s home
Non English speaking friendly