Halton service connects local people to practical, social and emotional support
‘We Connect’ is a service for people who are experiencing practical, social and emotional challenges. The service has a dedicated team of Wellbeing Link Workers who provide 1-to-1 support to help people turn their situations around.
The We Connect team work with people to unpack what’s going on for them and together they make a plan to get them back on the right path. From financial pressures to loneliness or stress, the team connect people to services that can help them move forward.
Mark Swift Co-founder and CEO at Wellbeing Enterprises CIC said:
“We’re delighted to offer this service thanks to funding from the NHS. The recent pandemic and now the cost of living crisis are putting an incredible strain on people and families in Halton. Furthermore, it can be difficult to know where to turn for help when needed. Our dedicated We Connect team are here to help people through every step of the process to get them back on their feet”.
Anthony Leo, NHS Cheshire and Merseyside’s Place Director for Halton, said:
“Helping Halton's communities to live healthy and independent lives is a key focus of the local NHS and wider partners through One Halton, so we’re delighted to be able to support services in making a difference to local residents.”
The WE Connect service is available for anyone aged 18 and over who is registered with a GP Practice in the Halton area. Simply call 01928 589 799 and speak with a friendly Wellbeing Link Worker who will be happy to help you or contact your GP practice. Open 8.00am – 5.30pm Monday – Friday.
About Wellbeing Enterprises:
Wellbeing Enterprises’ is a trailblazing health and wellbeing social enterprise based in Halton. As one of the first Community Interest Companies (CICs) in the UK it has been working to achieve its mission to help people live healthier, happier and longer lives for almost 18 years. For more information please contact James Smith E: [email protected]