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Jan Cutting Healthy Living Centre

The Jan Cutting Healthy Living Centre is a community-led, neighbourhood approach to health improvement and provides a range of support services in communities experiencing disadvantage and health inequalities.

Contacts details

Address:The Jan Cutting Healthy Living Centre
Scott Business Park
Beacon Park Road
Telephone number: 01752 203670
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COVID-19 update

The Social Prescribing team are working remotely, but are still available to support practices and patients over the phone, email or video appointments.  For queries and referrals please contact us on 07305 492 193 or email

During this time, we are also contacting patients identified by practices as most vulnerable to check on their welfare and ensure they have all they need while shielding or in lockdown e.g. access to food, prescriptions and mental health support.

Social Prescribing Service Overview

Healthy Futures works with 6 Primary Care Networks in Plymouth covering 33 GP surgeries.   

We work with patients who would like support to access activities and services in the community to improve their health and wellbeing. 

What we offer

  • If a patient would like some support to improve their wellbeing, a referral can be made to Healthy Futures by their surgery.
  • The person referred will be invited to meet with a Link Worker.  They will listen them, help to identify what matters to them and what type of support they would like. 
  • The Link Worker will work alongside them to create a plan to help them reach goals and improve wellbeing. 
  • The Link Worker will support them to access local organisations and activities.

For more information about what we can help with and how to be referred to the service, please get in touch by phoning us on 07305 492193 or email

Our Wolseley Community

Our Youth and Communities Officer Tracey, is online and on the phone to help those in our community who may feel vulnerable and isolated. Tracey is actively making calls to our Membership, reaching out to provide friendship and support.

If you are a local resident who is alone, isolated or struggling with mental health then please get in touch to find out how we can help support you and link you to our network of services and online sessions.

Contact or call 01752 607449

Our Business Community

The economic shock of the crisis has already had a significant impact on many within our business community and we are here to help....

We are working closely with our colleagues from Plymouth City Council, our Membership body and professional services to provide as much support as we can through these challenging times. Our Business Manager, Sharon has been curating and disseminating advice and guidance to our 40 small businesses, charities and not for profit tenants.

Contact or call 01752 203670


Services available at the Jan Cutting Healthy Living Centre

  • Housing, legal benefits, debt support, care advocacy
  • Counselling
  • Befriending and other support groups
  • Employment and volunteering
  • Education, training, learning and digital inclusion
  • Healthy lifestyles and health promotion
  • Social and peer support activities
  • Arts, crafts and therapeutic activities
  • Work clubs and IT training
  • Lunch clubs and social activities

Healthy Living Centre resident organisations

  • Plymouth Information and Advice for Special Educational Needs and Disability
  • Livewell Family Nurses
  • One Stop Advocacy
  • Eat That Frog CIC
  • Healthwatch and Heads Count
  • South West Counselling Training Hub
  • Heartbeat Cardiac rehabilitation Gym (onsite)
  • Tracey Mitchel Complimentary Therapies

Drop in services

  • Livewell One You Clinic - NHS health Check, smoking cessation, healthy eating, 'drinking less and moving more'
  • Plymouth Credit Union
  • Howard and Over legal advice
  • Daily Work club and IT training
  • Crisis CafĂ©

Exercise groups

  • Elder Tree Befriending over 50s Active Steps, Pilates and Tai Chi
  • Miranda Supertone
  • Fitness League
  • Wolseley Trust ladies only exercise to music and kettle bell sessions
  • Ford Gym Martial arts for youngsters

Support groups

  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Plymouth Eating Disorders Group
  • Dr Joanne Porter autistic support for families
  • Stroke Association
  • Cornwall Mobility
  • PIAS Strengthening Families

How to make a referral

Pop in and speak to any member of the team.

Alternatively, complete our simple referral form and we'll get in touch. Once we know what help, information and advice you need we will connect you with the right people that can support you. 

Make a referral and request support

We're here to help you.

What are Wellbeing Hubs?

12 Wellbeing Hubs will open across neighbourhoods over the next two years as part of an initiative designed to focus on prevention and make services easier to access in neighbourhoods.

Plymouth's Wellbeing Hubs have four main aims

  • To improve the health and wellbeing outcomes for local people
  • To reduce inequalities in health and wellbeing
  • To improve people's experience of care 
  • To improve the sustainability of the health and wellbeing system

What Are Wellbeing Hubs On The POD 600

We also work in partnership with a range of organisations in the city who can provide additional health and wellbeing support

The generic offer of every hub includes health advocacy, debt advice, mental health support, opportunities to volunteer, employment advice, signposting of local and citywide providers of health services. 

The hubs are a key part of the city's One System, One Aim vision which looks to transform care by taking a different approach.

  • From patients to people - the hubs will be designed to engage with people recognising they have strengths and assets and with support can achieve outcomes without being viewed as patients who need things doing to them
  • From care settings to places and communities - the hubs will be a place and community-based offer and will help to develop communities that care
  • From what's the matter with you to what matters to you - the plan is to focus on the assets of individuals and build on that to achieve the things they want to achieve
  • From illness management to wellness support - the focus is on prevention and wellbeing

Part of Plymouth Wellbeing Hub Network


Based: Plymouth

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

  • Everyone, regardless of age

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