Thursday, 7 June 2018

The Social Prescribing and Self Care Wiki

Produced by the Health London Partnership, the Social Prescribing and Self Care Wiki contains an extensive library of resources around social prescribing (referring people to non-clinical services) and self care including:

  • policy and strategy
  • how to commission
  • monitoring and evaluating
  • research reports
  • examples of services 
  • videos
  • links to other useful resources
Although London based, the Wiki is a really useful resource for anyone interested in social prescribing or self care.

Friday, 1 June 2018

Web site of the month: That's Nonsense!

It has been a while since we last featured web sites that allow you check the facts of an internet news story (see our post from January 17), so we thought it was about time to feature another.

That's Nonsense is a UK based site that "deals with debunking Internet hoaxes, hearsay, rumours and fake news". The site promises unbiased reporting and links to reputable sources.

The site features different sections covering:

Of particular interest to social media users (and you can also follow them on Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter), That's Nonsense is a useful resource to help you spot the hoaxes, avoid the scams and stay safe on the Internet.