Aims

To improve understanding of the reasons why people in later life may fall, and ways in which we can prevent falls from happening.

Participants

Suitable for everyone working within a community organisation, charity or group.

Methods

Presentation, interactive discussion, small group work, written materials provided.

Learning outcomes

At the end of this short session, participants should be able to

  • describe the impact that falls can have on an older person
  • be more aware of the reasons why falls are often unreported and how we might spot the signs
  • be more aware of the common reasons why an older person may fall, and what we can do to prevent falls from happening
  • share knowledge with friends, family members or colleagues

Time

9am start, until 1pm

Venue

Unit 3, The Courtyard, St Cross Business Park, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5BF


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7 June 2019 4 October 2019