Social Prescribing


Hello, I am Penny Collantine

I am a Social Prescribing Link Worker

My role is to help and support you if you would like to improve your health and wellbeing, whether that’s around your social, physical or mental health needs. I have the time to find out what matters to you and can connect you to appropriate organisations in your local community. So, if you’re struggling in any way, or are looking to make changes to improve your health and wellbeing, please get in touch by email or ask a member of staff to contact me by phone and I will call you.

My email address is

I work part time, on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, between 9am – 3.30pm supporting South Woodham Ferrers residents.

I can support with social / life issues including:

  • Social isolation and getting connected again
  • Maintaining physical and mental wellbeing
  • Healthy living and lifestyle advice
  • Weight management
  • Parenting
  • Supporting independence - mobility and equipment
  • Looking after someone
  • Getting out and about
  • Money worries
  • Volunteering

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