Social prescribing

Connect people and communities with the click of a button
Healthcare professionals use Joy to refer clients to proven services and show outcomes.  

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Why do health and social care teams use Joy?

To improve GP availability

1 in 5 of the appointments people make with GPs are for non-medical issues like loneliness or debt-related stress.

To reduce demand for social care

Community services could benefit 78% of people referred to adult social care.

To build communities

More than 45,000 community organisations are ready to welcome new referrals.

To make a measurable impact

Together, we can prove the effectiveness of non-medical interventions on health.

How it works


Find the right community service

Granular search
Browse categories and apply filters to find services based upon an individual’s needs, location and what matters to them

Up-to-date listings
Joy uses AI to ensure the services are up to date


Make an instant referral

Seamless referrals
Healthcare professionals and carers can refer people to services directly on the Joy platform with quick referral forms

Individuals can access services themselves

Secure messaging
Service providers and referrers can communicate directly on the Joy platform to ensure referrals are made efficiently and securely


Measure outcomes

Data dashboard
Reporting to show health improvement, reduced demand for services and gaps in service provision.

Case management
Healthcare professionals can use the Joy case management app to keep on top of their admin and perform before and after wellbeing assessments

Client reviews
Clients can review the services they access and share their experience with other Joy users

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