Recorded Webinar: Summit Preview Keynote Series: What is Social Prescribing?
United Way British Columbia
From United Way
October 23, 2021
Description / Summary
Social prescribing - the practice of medical practitioners connecting patients to community supports to improve health and well-being - was pioneered in the U.K .and is now gaining a foothold in Canada. Hear from our panelists: Dr. Marie Anne Essam, Dr. Grace Park, and Sonia Hsiung on what Social Prescribing looks like internationally, nationally, and provincially. This video recording is part of a series of Preview Keynotes for the BC's Provincial Summit on Aging (2022).