Local Citizens Advice can either act as the “lead” for a social prescribing service, or as a “subcontractor”. This document frames the different steps of the client journey for a social prescribing service where the local Citizens Advice is the lead. - Images/d/d3/Social Prescribing Lead Service Model 2.pdf
Definition of Lead model: Local Citizens Advice are the navigator. They develop a non-clinical social prescription with a person to improve their health and wellbeing. They can refer the person to a range of voluntary, community and social enterprise groups, including their own advice services.
Definition of Sub model: Local Citizens Advice deliver traditional advice services as part of a person’s social prescription.