This means sending your details to a service, so you can use that service. For example, a GP or a community worker can refer a person to a social prescribing practitioner. Or a social prescribing practitioner can refer person to a group or organisation to do an activity.

You can also refer yourself to a social prescribing practitioner. This is called self-referral.

Connected terms: Action Planning, Co-Production, Community Assets, Signposting & Active Signposting, Social Prescribing, Social Prescribing Pathway, Social Prescribing Practitioner, What Matters Conversation

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