When you are waiting for further treatment it can sometimes feel like a long wait. Our new service from the helps you manage that wait.
What is this service?
Our service helps you to make the most of the time you have while you wait for your specialist treatment. The aim is for you to arrive for your appointment in the best possible physical and mental health.
Our experienced health coaches will help you create a plan whilst you’re on a waiting list. You will have access to a huge range of offers and activities from our partners across arts and culture, sports and physical activity, financial advice and practical support and more.
Research shows that people who keep mentally or physically active feel happier and so become healthier. By talking to us regularly and taking advantage of the service, it can help you to maintain and improve your overall wellbeing and have a faster recovery if you require surgery.
Our team of specialists
We are here to help and will support and guide you whilst you wait for further treatment. Through one-to-one consultations, advice and regular updates by phone and email, we’ll help to support you whilst you wait.
Once you are referred by your GP the waiting journey begins. If you would like us to help you make the most of the time before you see your specialist complete our short form, giving us your preferred time of day that we can call you. Health coaching appointments are provided by your GP surgery so there is no cost to you, some partner activities have a small fee but there are plenty of options free of charge for you.
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