Loren Leaver

Social Prescriber
Loren Leaver

 

Loren is a social prescriber for TTVS  and covers Bideford Health Centre, Castle Gardens, Torrington Medical Centre and Hartland Surgery. 

As a big football fan and even bigger surf and water sports lover who has relocated fairly recently to North Devon.  Having come from health and wellbeing roles contracted in by local wellbeing hubs (public health funded hubs based within district councils) across Mid and West Sussex and Surrey, working with referrals from both GPs, individuals and other healthcare providers providing health and wellbeing advice and social prescribing, facilitating and building workshops and courses for both individuals and groups including Pre-Diabetic, weight management and stress and in the workplace health.  As well as being a level 4 GP referral and Cardiac rehabilitation Personal Trainer, sports rehab therapist and nutritional advisor.  I have a real passion and determination to get people of all ages and backgrounds involved and confident within the water, volunteering for several ocean based projects. 

Our funders:

  • Torridge District Council
  • Lottery Community Fund
  • Northam Town Council
  • Bideford Bridge Trust
  • Bideford TC
  • BBC Children in Need
  • Devon County Council
  • European Union: European Social Fund