Learning Disability Information Sessions 2022

10th May 2022

Take a look at the latest Learning Disability Information Sessions of 2022.

Office of Care and Protection

Friday 10th of June 2022 at 10am

Do you have a loved one with a learning disability who does not have capacity or may lose capacity to make financial decisions for themselves?

The office of Care and Protection will be providing information on Enduring power of attorney and controllership applications that may support you in planning for the future.

Presented by Olga Edwards

 

Prevention and Management of Back Pain – Learning Disability Services

Tuesday 21/6/22 @10.30 – 11.30 am

This session presented by the Physiotherapists working with the Adult Learning Disability team will cover advice on how to look after your back, and how to prevent back strain. There will also be advice on how to identify poor posture in an adult that you support, particularly if they are a wheelchair user.

The presentation will consider:

  • How important is exercise in preventing and managing back pain?
  • Can posture cause / affect back pain?
  • Would you recognise poor posture in an adult that you support?

 

Please register for this event by contacting Elizabeth Stevenson on elizabeth.stevenson@belfasttrust.hscni.net