Health in Later Life

Goal – to enable participants to realise that ageing well is a choice and it starts now!

Core understandings and themes of Health in Later Years Training may include:
  • Ageing well

  • Accessing services in the community: public health nurse, chiropody,
    physiotherapy, dealing with doctors
  • Denial of health situation

  • Dementia – diminished capacity

  • Mental health – dealing with stress

  • Health of the carer as well as the older person (partner/ adult child)

  • Planning for End of Life – Advance Healthcare Directives

  • Changes to Healthcare – The Assisted Decision Making Capacity Act

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