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October 2019

Stay Happy, Stay Active Open Day

October 22, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dalkeith Hall, 97 Waratah Avenue
Dalkeith, WA 6009 Australia

The Nedlands Affinity Club is celebrating Seniors week! Including an opening presentation from Stay On Your Feet and demonstrations of: Zumba Gold with Viviana Pilates with Ilsa Yoga with Caroline The Affinity Choir. Complimentary morning tea will be provided. For more information please call 9386 6170. This is an activity for over 55's in the City of Nedlands.

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Stay On Your Feet event at Osborne Park Hospital

October 24, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Osborne Park Hospital is hosting our annual Stay on Your Feet event for our local community. Date and time: Thursday 24 October 1:30 pm - 3 pm. Location: Activity Room F Block, Osborne Park Hospital, Osborne Place, Stirling. Learn all about preventing  slips, trips and falls from  the Stay on Your Feet experts! Places are limited so to avoid missing out, please RSVP by 20 October to the Patient Safety Officer. E: [email protected] Ph: 9346 8007

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Move Your Body workshop

October 28, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Dalyellup Community Centre, 6 Gosse Way
Dalyellup, WA 6076 Australia
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Improving your strength and balance are some of the best ways to prevent falls. This FREE workshop is facilitated by True Equanimity Yoga teacher Nicky Smith who has experience working with older adults and chronic disease self-management. Healthy morning tea provided by the Shire of Capel. RSVP to Nicky on 0450 604 521 or [email protected]

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November 2019

Active Ageing and Reducing Falls in your Community for Local Government

November 11, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Webinar Join Injury Matters for the “Active Ageing and Reducing Falls in your Community for Local Governments” webinar to hear about case studies from local governments who have successfully developed projects which combat falls in older adults. This  Stay on Your Feet® webinar aims to: Increase understanding of the prevalence of falls in the community. Increase understanding of the risk factors for falls. Increase knowledge of strategies implemented by Local Government to promote falls prevention and encourage active ageing (community…

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Strength and Balance Workshop for Allied Health Professionals

November 19, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
The Boulevard Centre, 99 The Boulevard
Floreat, WA 6014 Australia

Join Injury Matters as we learn about the concepts behind effective strength and balance training for falls prevention, which programs are most effective for individual target audiences and modifications to suit an individual’s needs. The workshop will be a practical focus on strategies for preventing falls in older adults will be tailored to meet the needs of Allied Health Professionals (physiotherapists and OT's).  This Stay on Your Feet® workshop aims to: Improve awareness of how to improve strength and balance…

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14th Australasian Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Conference

November 25, 2019 - November 27, 2019
Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Merivale St & Glenelg Street
South Brisbane, Queensland 4101 Australia
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The 14th Australasian Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Conference is coming to Brisbane this 25 - 27 November 2019. With a theme of Pushing the Boundaries, this conference will challenge the traditional injury prevention paradigms to examine future disruptions and opportunities for injury prevention. This will be explored through innovative technologies and changing digital societies, and new multisectoral strategies for partnerships across government portfolios, clinicians, practitioners, industry, researchers and community. Themes will be varied and cover traditional injury prevention and…

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March 2020

Improve Your Health campaign launch – Albany

March 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Albany Leisure and Aquatic Centre, 52-70 Barker Road
Centennial Park, WA 6330 Australia
Free

Join us as we launch our Improve Your Health campaign. This free event will include a range of activities that encourage older adults to make simple changes, which can improve a person's health and wellbeing and promote active ageing.  During the event you can: Learn about how to check your medicines to prevent falls from a local Pharmacist Hear from a local Dietitian about how to fuel your body with nutritious foods to stay strong Visit information stalls from local…

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Falls Prevention for Podiatrists Workshop

March 14 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Tomasi Room, Bendat Parent and Community Centre, 36 Dodd st
Wembley,

Join Injury Matters and Podiatry WA for the ‘Falls Prevention for Podiatrists Workshop’ as we learn about effective podiatry measures for falls prevention as well as falls assessment/screening tools and referral pathways. Presentations will be delivered by Theresa Miller, Senior Podiatrist at East Metropolitan Health Service and Tony Petta, Senior Physiotherapist at Falls Clinic, Department of Health. This workshop will be a practical focus on strategies for preventing falls in older adults and will be tailored to meet the needs…

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May 2020

Vision and Falls Prevention Seminars

May 26 @ 6:30 pm - June 9 @ 7:30 pm

Join Injury Matters and Vision Australia for the ‘Vision and Falls Prevention Workshop’ as we learn how to prevent falls in older adults through: Identifying age-related vision impairments; Understanding the risk factors for falls prevention in people who are blind or have low vision; and Learn appropriate interventions for falls prevention. Presentations will be delivered by Nabill Jacob (DOBA BAppSc-Orthoptics(Syd), MCommHlth(Syd), MIP (ACHSM), is the Clinical Relationship Manager at Vision Australia.  Hasmukh Dave (Orientation and Mobility Specialist/Assistive Technology Specialist) and…

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June 2020

Mild Cognitive Impairment and Falls Prevention in Older Adults webinar

June 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Webinar
Free

Join Injury Matters as we learn how to support older adults with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) to reduce their risk of falls.  The Stay On Your Feet® webinar will discuss how support workers, carers and/or Home and Community Care services can support their clients with mild cognitive impairment to reduce their risk of falls through: Understanding the impact of MCI on falls risk in older adults. Awareness of falls risk factors in older adults with MCI. Learn appropriate falls prevention…

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Stay On Your Feet® is provided by Injury Matters and funded by the Western Australian Department of Health.

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