The St Dominic’s Pastoral Centre at St Finbar’s RC Church, Diego Martin will be one of four venues used for the second annual Stay Steady Fall Prevention Programme.
The free programme allows participants 60 years and older to be screened for fall risk. Family and caregivers are also invited to attend. There will be education on fall-prevention techniques from a wide variety of health-care providers ranging from physicians, to nurses, to occupational and physical therapists among others.
The programme will be at the Pastoral Centre on March 12, from 9 a.m.– noon. The other venues are: Point Fortin (location to be confirmed) on March 13, 9 a.m.–noon; Bon Air West Community Centre, Bon Air, Arouca, on March 14, 9 a.m. – noon; and John Dial Community Centre, Tobago on March 15, 10 a.m.– 1 p.m.