Community Navigation - Making a Referral
Community Navigation Officer’s aim to help people find appropriate services across Wokingham Borough to improve local health and wellbeing. You can use this page to request help from our services…
If you want to refer someone to the Community Navigation scheme, or if you want someone to contact you to help you find support in your area, then you can either complete our online referral form or download and complete this referral form and return it to our Community Navigation Officers by post or by email.
Forms or referrals that are received by involve will be allocated to our CN Officers who will contact you either over the telephone or by email to discuss your options. You may also be referred by your GP.
The Community Navigators can find out what is available to meet your needs and give you guidance, but it’s your choice overall how you wish to proceed with the information given to you. If you are worried about taking the next steps then in some circumstances we may be able to make telephone calls for you on your behalf. It is our aim to connect you with the services and activities that will let you live a happier, healthier and independent life.
Navigators will generally be using WIN (the Wokingham Information Network), a fantastic resource. You may be able find everything you need on here and not need our scheme to assist you. But sometimes things can become much clearer when you have someone to assist you to explore what you need!