Celebrating Social Prescribing Day in Slough!

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On Thursday 10 March, Slough CVS celebrated Social Prescribing Day at Britwell Community Café (Café Brew Hut).

Social Prescribing Day is an annual celebration of social prescribing, recognising local community groups and projects which have kept us healthy throughout the pandemic and beyond.Highlights from the day included a Community Asset Based World Café Workshop, Social Prescribing Networking Event and an event for residents to meet the Wellbeing Friends, enjoy activities and refreshments.

 

Marinella Caldarus, Arts Classes Group said, “I was really happy to meet so many people interested in our services. It was a great exposure for us.

 I very much enjoyed the entertainment, music, food and goodie bags.”

Kanta Nanda said, “Keep up the good work! It was an awesome event & big thank you for organising such an enjoyable day.”

Sima Bhatti, Co-Founder/Producer at Slough Modest Sisters said, “It was such a lovely event. Met so many amazing people and communities. Thank you so much for the opportunity to meet so many lovely people!”

Gulshan Mughal 
said, “Great event. Well done, we had a good time meeting lots of people from the community services.”

Nicky Dreelan said, “I really enjoyed the event, it was so nice to put faces to names and find out what’s going on in Slough. Thank you!”

Karen Owen, Volunteer Coordinator at Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust said, “It was wonderful to reconnect, thank you, I can’t wait to see how many great collaborations happen as a result of the networking today!”

Thank you to everyone who participated and shared the details with their clients. Special thanks to Asda and Coop who provided goody bag treats!