Dawn Skelton (LLT Director) receives 2017 British Geriatric Society Lifetime Achievement Award

Professor Dawn Skelton, Director of LLT and Professor of Ageing and Health at Glasgow Caledonian University, was awarded the 2017 British Geriatrics Society (BGS) Marjory Warren Lifetime Achievement Award at the BGS Annual Conference in London on the 22nd November 2017, its 70th Anniversary year. She received this award for her research and her work…

Falls and Fractures Consensus Statement (PHE) and Resource Pack for Commissioners

In January 2017, the member organisations of the National Falls Prevention Coordination Group (NFPCG), hosted by Public Health England, published the ‘Falls and fracture consensus statement: supporting commissioning for prevention’. This was aimed at local commissioners and strategic leads with a remit for falls and bone health and detailed key interventions, approaches to commissioning and…

Age UK Bolton Job Vacancies!

Age UK Bolton have 3 exciting job opportunities. For full details please click on the below links: Active Ageing Assistant Active Ageing Assistant (Community Services) JD Falls Prevention Co-ordinator Falls Prevention Co-ordinator Job Description and specification – June 2017 Strength & Balance Exercise Instructor Strength Balance Exercise Instructor Job Description and Specification 23 May 2017…