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9/8/2016 - September Diabetes and Chronic Disease Support Group - Fall Prevention

Diabetes and Chronic Disease Support Group

Fairfield Senior Center- Room 14

100 Mona Terrace

Fairfield, CT 06824

 

Tuesday, September 13, 1:00-2:00 PM

One, Two, Buckle Your Shoe… Three, Four, Stay Off The Floor

 

 Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County

 

We are at higher risk for falls as we age. One in three people over the age of 65 will fall and have a significant injury. These falls impact our quality of life and out pocketbooks (billions of dollars are spent each year on treatments as the result of falls). We have tips on how you can protect yourself from the staggering effect of falls.

 

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The Chronic Disease and Diabetes Support Group is held the second Tuesday of each month, September- June, from 1-2 PM at the Fairfield Senior Center, Room 14. Pre-registration is not required and the program is free. If the Fairfield Public Schools are closed or delayed due to bad weather, the Senior Center will be closed and programs will be cancelled. Please call 203-256-3150 for further information about this program, which is sponsored by the Town of Fairfield Health Department in collaboration with the Fairfield Senior Center.

 

Future Meeting Dates:

October 11, 2016

November 8, 2016

December 13, 2016

January 10, 2017

February 14, 2017

March 14, 2017

April 11, 2017

May 9, 2017

June 13, 2017