Community Links Service (We Are With You)

Who is this for?

  • People aged 18 years

Who provides this?

  • We are With You

Description

We Are With You Community Links Workers are based in Prestonpans, Harbours, Gullane and North Berwick GP Practices.

They can support you to address difficulties arising from things like isolation, bereavement, finance or housing. The team can help you access community supports and services that will help redress health inequalities.

How do I access this?

  • Self-referrals

You can access this service through your GP practice

Is there a cost?

Free

Is there a waiting list?

No

Location information

  • Public parking available
  • Wheelchair access
  • Translation service available
  • Information in community languages

Opening times

Dependent on the GP practice. You can phone the service between the hours listed below:

Monday 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Tuesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Wednesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Thursday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Friday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed


Types of support on offer:

Information and advice
Support in person
Support on the phone

Type of services on offer:

Black and minority ethnic communities
Creative
Healthy living
Housing, benefits, debt
Learning, employability, volunteering
LGBTQ+
Loneliness/isolated groups
Long term conditions/disabilities
Men
Older people
Religion
Social groups
Substance use
Survivors of abuse
Women

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