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IMPORTANT

Only services that are currently available during COVID-19 are listed in the directory.

In line with Government advice, most groups and organisations in the city have had to take the unfortunate decision to suspend face to face and group work activities. Please telephone or email the contacts listed for the group or organisation if you are interested in their work to check what alternative arrangements might be available.


Details
Covid-19 Service UPDATE...

PLEASE NOTE - ALL TRAINING IS NOW VIRTUAL DUE TO COVID-19

Virtual Training

- Friday 11th September, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
- Thursday 1st October, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
- Tuesday 27th October, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
- Tuesday 17th November, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
- Thursday 10th December, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Book a place...

Please see https://www.eatwellagewell.org.uk/raising-the-issue

Normal service details...

Our Raising the Issue of Malnutrition training aims to increase practitioners' knowledge and confidence around identifying and supporting older people at home in the community who are at risk or are suffering from malnutrition.

This training incorporates information on:

- Common signs and symptoms of malnutrition.
- Guidance around supporting individuals using Food First advice.
- Utilising simple tools such as armbands and the Patient Association Nutrition Checklist to - identify at risk individuals.
- Gaining awareness of promoting good nutrition and hydration in older adults.

This training is open to Small Ideas, Big Impact grant holders and applicants, NHS, Local Authority, Community Carers, Volunteers, Voluntary Sector staff and other interested individuals who work to support older people living in their own homes in the community.

View our Training Brief in full at https://www.eatwellagewell.org.uk/raising-the-issue.

Order our 'Raising the Issue of Malnutrition Toolkit' at https://www.eatwellagewell.org.uk/raising-the-issue.

*This training has been adapted from Age UK Salford, Nutrition and Hydration programme.

Training Schedule...

For Edinburgh dates and how to book, please see https://www.eatwellagewell.org.uk/raising-the-issue.
Ages
65+, 26 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64, 17 - 25
Days and Times
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Venue
111 Oxgangs Road North, Oxgangs
EDINBURGH
EH14 1ED

Localities
North East  North West  South East  South West 
Contact Details
Contact Telephone: 0131 447 8151
Contact Email: hello@eatwellagewell.org.uk
Website: https://www.eatwellagewell.org.uk/raising-the-issue
Categories of Services

This record was last modified on: 01 September 2020