Thriving Communities webinar: Nature Connectedness

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Thriving Communities webinar: Nature Connectedness

Posted: Wed, 10 Nov 2021 16:36

Thriving Communities webinar: Nature Connectedness

The next National Academy for Social Prescribing 'Thriving Communities' webinar is all about nature connectedness. Join the panel of experts on 'Beyond Contact to Connectedness – optimising health and wellbeing of people and the natural environment.'

  • Explore the importance of nature connectedness for people's health and wellbeing and how it links with social prescribing.
  • The difference between contact with nature and nature connectedness.
  • The importance of both in optimising the benefits of nature for health and wellbeing.
  • Learn about five simple pathways to nature connectedness to improve policy, planning and delivery at both an organisational and individual level.

Speakers are:

  • Jim Burt, Head of Programmes, National Academy for Social Prescribing
  • Professor Miles Richardson, Professor of Human Factors and Nature Connectedness, University of Derby.
  • Hana Sutch is co-founder and CEO at @GoJauntly
  • Nigel King, Senior Advisor in Green Infrastructure at Natural England

It all takes place on Tuesday 23 November at 3pm. Register here.

Tags: Health, National Academy for Social Prescribing, Social Prescribing, Thriving Communities

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