Social Prescribing

Our Social Prescribing Link Workers are available at the practice to offer individualised, personal support and motivation to adults across East Riding. We can help you work towards personalised solutions to social, emotional or practical needs that will empower each individual person accessing the service to empower self, leading to improvements in their health and wellbeing

We can help support you in the following areas:

  • Social Isolation
  • Emotional Wellbeing (low level stress and anxiety)
  • Carer support
  • Welfare and financial support
  • Relationships

Or any area that is affecting your wellbeing that is a non-medical issue but is affecting your ability to self-care and stay well.

Please contact the Practice for more information or to self-refer.

Your Social Prescribing Link team for Pocklington Group Practice are:



The Healthtrainer service is available to support and motivate you to achieve your lifestyle goals. If you want to become healthier but don’t know where to start, our team will be able to help you work out exactly what you want and how to go about it.

We can provide 1-1 appointments with a Healthtrainer to support you with:

  • Smoking Cessation
  • Low level Drug and Alcohol Awareness
  • Weight Management
  • Physical Activity
  • Sexual Health

Please contact 0800 917 7752 for more information or to self-refer.

We are still supporting local residents during COVID via Video Consultations and Telephone Support. Don’t suffer alone, we’re here to help.


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Latest Information can be found at the links below

NHS 111
Government Stay At Home Guidance
NHS Information Page