Your Health and Wellbeing, Advisor and Connector worker can support you to improve self-care in the following areas:
How do I seek the support of a Health & Wellbeing, Advisor & Connector worker?
Health & Wellbeing, Advisor & Connector workers can spend up to an hour with you at each meeting, to help signpost and guide you to gain the right help, support and information that is required for you to improve your wellbeing. Telephone support is also available or home visits if required.
Health & Wellbeing, Advisor & Connector workers are not qualified to give medical advice. If you have a high – risk medical condition e.g. heart problem or uncontrolled high blood pressure. You are advised to see your GP or practice nurse before making any major lifestyle changes.
They will be based in your general practice and you can be referred by your medical professional, adult social care or hospital discharge team.