Wokingham Wellbeing Service

Mind in Berkshire Wellbeing Workers take a person-centred approach in the delivery of 1-to-1 sessions for people aged 18+ who are experiencing mild-to-moderate mental health issues, or other social or lifestyle issues that are impacting on their wellbeing. The support provided aims to encourage and enable people to link in with existing support services, use the support available in their local community, and develop tools to increase their ability to manage their own wellbeing.

They can:

·        Help you identify what is important to you.

·        Offer time, space and support for you to work out the positive changes you need to make.

·        Tell you about relevant services, resources and tools you can access to improve your wellbeing.

·        Support you to reach your goals.

This service is available via all GP practices in Wokingham and can offer telephone or video sessions depending on what works for you. Face-to-face support is currently available in certain GP practices or for those who may find telephone/video communication challenging. We hope to expand our face-to-face provision in line with Coronavirus risk.

Service access criteria: Contact your GP practice to request a referral - this service is accessible via any of Wokingham's 13 GP practices
Categories:
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
Volunteering
Managing a long-term health condition
Basic necessities (food/clothes)
Advocacy
Arts and creativity
Connecting with nature
Youth support
Social prescribing
N/A
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
N/A
Key words - separate with a comma: Mental health, Wellbeing, Wokingham, Non-medical support
Who can refer: Professional referrals only

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