Training in social prescribing
These training courses are designed for link workers and people in working various disciplines to understand the fundamentals of social prescribing, whether you have experience or not.
You can book as an individual or benefit from group discounts. Most of the courses are currently delivered online, but this is subject to change. Please see the individual course for more detail.
Social Prescribing at the Bromley by Bow Centre
Over the past decade the Bromley by Bow Centre has worked extensively to support the development and growth of social prescribing nationally and internationally. The Bromley by Bow Social Prescribing scheme consists of a general practice based social prescribing scheme serving, since 2012, a primary care network (PCN) of six GP practices with 53,000 registered patients.
We are also founding members of the National Social Prescribing Network and are Social Prescribing Regional Facilitators for London for NHS England.
Introduction to Social Welfare Advice & Welfare Benefits for Link Workers
This course will improve understanding of social welfare advice needs and the welfare benefits system.
Trauma, Bereavement and Mental Health Training for Link Workers and other Frontline Workers
This training is for staff in health and community settings who are working with and supporting clients who have suffered from trauma, bereavement, and/or mental health issues.
Essential Skills and Knowledge for Social Prescribing Link Workers
This training is designed for both experienced and more recently employed link workers to gain an understanding of a broad range of topics that relate to social prescribing.
Social Prescribing Essentials for Frontline Staff
This training is for people who are interested in adopting social prescribing approaches when supporting their clients.
Certificate in Social Prescribing
This course is suitable for all social prescribing link workers, particularly those who are more experienced, or are emerging leaders of social prescribing.