Boost Your Bones: Barnet Falls Awareness Day

Age UK Barnet, Barnet Asian Old Peoples Association, and Home Instead Senior Care Barnet are teaming up to present a community event on June 21, 2012 at the Barnet Multicultural Centre, Algernon Road, Hendon, NW4 3TA.

This event is part of National Falls Awareness Week. This event will feature dance and exercise demonstrations, talks, information and advice, there will also be free blood pressure tests. Registration is at 10:30 am with the main programme taking place from 11:00am - 1:15 pm. Lunch and visits to information stalls is between 1:15pm-2:30pm.

The focus of this event is to provide information on improving bone strength, advice on diet and hydration, and an overview of falls prevention. Demonstrations of dance and exercise will give a taste of activities that one can participate in to improve mobility, strength, and balance. There will be information stalls including Arthritis Care, Diabetes UK, Telecare, Finchley Memorial Hospital Falls Clinic, the Stroke Association, Age UK Barnet, and Home Instead Senior Care.

Do come along and enjoy!

Home Instead Senior Care has built a reputation as one of the UK's leading domiciliary care companies specialising in elderly care. Their unique home care service is tailored to the needs of individual clients with companionship, home help, personal care, meal preparation, housekeeping, respite care and specialist dementia and Alzheimer’s care. The service provides carers who encourage and support people to lead an independent life in their own home.  For more information call our Barnet office at 020-8446-7044.

A group of Home Instead CAREGivers talking
Family welcoming a Home Instead care manager into their home