Preventing falls and frailty

A review of community-level provision in England for improving strength and balance in later life

Wednesday 8 May 2019   18:00 to 19:30


Jane McDermott, Programme Manager, Centre for Ageing Better, University of Manchester

Dr Lis Boulton, Research Fellow, Policy Research Unit Older People and Frailty, University of Manchester


EP Abraham Lecture Theatre, Green Templeton College

This event is part of the Green Templeton College Care Initiative’s Conversations on Care.

This conversation focuses on presenting the results and recommendations from a recent, wide-ranging research study of local-level provision for activities to prevent falls across England. As well as case studies of good practice, it will outline recommendations to ensure that there is a sufficient supply of and support for evidence-based programmes for improving strength and balance that are accessible and affordable for everyone.

This presentation will be followed by an open discussion.

For any further information, please contact Donna McMenemy.

EP Abraham Lecture Theatre
Green Templeton College
43 Woodstock Road

Type: Featured, Lectures and Seminars