Social Prescribing

Touchstone and West Yorkshire Sport to deliver Kirklees’ social prescribing service

We are delighted to announce that from Spring 2016, Touchstone will be delivering Kirklees’ social prescribing service; Better In Kirklees. Working with our partner West Yorkshire Sport, we will be supporting people with long term health conditions or social care needs to get involved in the broad range of different community activities that Kirklees has to offer. This will help people maintain and improve their health and wellbeing, and prevent

2020-04-17T10:07:40+01:0013th November 2015|News, Partnership, Social Prescribing|

NHS Announces ‘Social Prescribing’ Service to Improve Local Health

Touchstone's Jim Leyland with other partners in the project. Individuals in South and East Leeds are to benefit from a new NHS ‘social prescribing’ service to act as a single point of access to a wide range of community groups and activities in an easy, accessible way, which aims to reduce social isolation and improve health and wellbeing. NHS Leeds South and East Clinical Commissioning Group, which is

2020-04-17T10:05:51+01:0014th September 2015|News, Partnership, Social Prescribing|