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Wellbeing (31) - National Association of Link Workers monthly newsletter

April 12, 2019

 

As part of our service commitment to promoting and supporting individual and community wellbeing in the County,  we share the information below with you.If you believe this is a priority area for further discussion at DVSC’s Wellbeing network meetings do let us know. In the meantime, please read on, and make your views known. If you want to find out more about infoengine, a platform developed by the third sector for the third sector, then visit our infoengine page.

 

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Opportunities

 

1st ever national social prescribing link worker success conference 8th July 2019
If you are an organisation delivering social prescribing or a link worker and haven't yet received an invitation to attend this conference, please email leslie@connectlink.org.

Organisations interested in participating in the conference sponsorship program should email leslie@connectlink.org

 


NIHR public member recruitment
The NIHR are looking for members of the public to join a number of national and regional committees. Encourage patients’ groups, service users and carers etc. to consider getting involved. The deadline for applications is 1pm on Friday 26 April 2019


 

Social prescribing award

There are 4 categories open for entry. The submission deadline for entries is 17:00 4 June 2019

Quality assurance for social prescribing consultation
Feedback deadline is 28th April 2019. Respond using the feedback form

  
The Shared Ground Fund
Funding to support organisations to explore opportunities and address challenges in the area of migration and integration.

 

 

 

 

Latest blog

 

Why GP receptionists and social prescribing link workers are crucial to sustaining general practice

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Social prescribing link worker report release

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Social prescribing link worker: 3 things primary care networks should do to increase successful delivery

 

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Resources

 

Coming soon: Link worker competency framework & toolkit

Coming soon: code of practice


NHS England social prescribing summary guide including sample job description and SNOMED CT codes to use
 


Free suicide prevention training
 


A guide to community-centred approaches for health and wellbeing

 


Workplace mental health resources
 


Step by step guide to conversations with patients about physical activity


*NEW* Social prescribing link worker report

 

*NEW* BMA- primary care network handbook

*NEW* NHS Assembly announced to help deliver the Long Term Plan


*NEW* looking out for our neighbours campaign


*NEW* National voices peer support hub

An A-Z directory of Plain English definitions of the most commonly used words and phrases in health, social care and housing


Free Introduction to mindfulness course


MECC training & online training


MECC linked resources


All Our Health resources: a framework of evidence to guide healthcare professionals in preventing illness, protecting health, and promoting wellbeing

 

 

Industry events

 

Arts 4 Dementia Best Practice Conference 2019, "Towards Social Prescribing
16 May 9:30am-5pm

 

1st ever national social prescribing link worker success conference

Monday, 8th July 2019

 

Save the date: What Matters To Me Conference
6th June 2019

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