Age UK recently hosted a live webinar on Preventing falls among people living with dementia. The event attracted over 500 participants on the day, and is now available to view on demand online. You will also be able to download the presentations from the same page.
The webinar included presentations on
- Identifying risk factors for falls among people with dementia, Dr Louise Allan, Newcastle University
- Designing environments around the needs of those with dementia, Professor June Andrews, Dementia Services Development Centre University of Stirling
- Delivering falls prevention exercise for those living with dementia, Dr Helen Hawley- Hague, University of Manchester
This webinar forms part of a series of webinars which have previously been held as part of Falls Awareness Week. It offers professionals a chance to find out more about the latest research and good practice in falls prevention and is aimed at anyone working with older people with dementia. Please feel free to share this with any colleagues who you think may benefit from this webinar.
To view this webinar or any of the previous webinars on falls, please visit www.ageuk.org.uk/fallswebinar.