Social Prescribing (Self-Care) Directory

Self-Care Directory

The Social Prescribing (Self-Care) directory has been created to improve links between health professionals and the voluntary and community sector.

Selecting more than one category will only return results that provide all of those services

An opportunity to talk in confidence and receive the support you need to deal with traumatic experiences (including isolation in the current crisis) with an experienced counsellor at hand.

Where they Work: Kensington & Chelsea

Providing skilled, compassionate end of life care for people who are at an advanced stage of illness in our central and south west London Community. Trinity cares for peple in their own homes and through day and inpatient services at our Clapham centre. Trinity is a charity, our expert services are provided free of charge but we recieve less than a third of our income from the NHS. This means we rely on the support of the local community to raise the rest.

Where they Work: Kensington & Chelsea, Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham

Turn2us helps people in financial need gain access to welfare benefits, charitable grants and other financial help – online, by phone and face to face through our partner organisations.

Where they Work: Queen's Park & Paddington, Kensington & Chelsea, Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham

Turning Point is the UK's leading health and social care organisation. We provide services for people with complex needs, including those affected by drug and alcohol misuse, mental health problems and those with a learning disability

Where they Work: Kensington & Chelsea, Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham

Venture steel pan yard is a leading light in the Caribbean community in Britain. The Orchestra is Recognised as being innovative, talented and highly professional - as well as being a focal point for Young people, not only as a music resource but also as a place to come together.

Where they Work: Kensington & Chelsea

The Volunteering In Partnership (VIP) programme aims to redress the trend in the growing number of people who feel socially isolated and lonely. The programme uses a team of volunteers to engage people, working together to help alleviate loneliness.

Where they Work: Kensington & Chelsea

The Volunteer Centre aims to champion rewarding volunteering opportunities and promote volunteering as a force for change and social good

Where they Work: Kensington & Chelsea

Delivering food, prescriptions and other essentials to isolated local disabled people.

Where they Work: Kensington & Chelsea

A variety of different opportunities to volunteer within the charity this includes teaching activity sessions , reception , admin , data entry , finance , marketing and publicity , trusteeship

Where they Work: Kensington & Chelsea, Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham

A client-led programme developing the skills, knowledge and confidence of 40 volunteers with stable mental health needs, enabling them to exercise more control over their health and well-being and support others to do the same. A wide-range of activities will be co-designed and co-delivered by the volunteers.

Where they Work: Queen's Park & Paddington, Kensington & Chelsea