Falls Prevention in Older People – Frontline – June 2007

Story from Frontline, for Physiotherapists, June 2007 Jackie Riglin is clear what it takes to make a successful falls prevention service: multidisciplinary teams, joint working across agencies and having someone who isn’t afraid to shout about it. ‘Falls prevention needs local champions,’ she says. ‘You’ve got to have someone enthusiastic to fight the corner or…

LLT visit New Zealand – Otago official visit

Bob Laventure and Dawn Skelton visited the home of the Otago Home Exercise Programme in Dunedin, New Zealand in August 2008. They were there to present to the highly acclaimed Researchers Prof John Campbell and Dr Clare Robertson and a group of 50 researchers and public on the implementation of the OEP in the UK,…

The VIDA Network

The Vida Network has been set up to encourage and support networking amongst active ageing professionals. Vida Network members receive monthly newsletters and invitations to exclusive events. Membership is currently free, so sign up now and become a part of this fun and interesting network group.

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