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BC Provincial Summit on Aging Preview Keynote Series: What is Social Prescribing?
October 19 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 am PDT
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. Join us for this session to learn about how social prescribing emerged and evolved, evidence of its effectiveness, and how it is being implemented in Canada.