Leeds Support Group

Support Group meetings are held on the first Wednesday in the month (except Jan/Aug) at:

Oxford Place Methodist Church & Centre (next to the Town Hall) The Headrow, Leeds LS1 3AX

Please note change of venue from September 2018

The Community Hub, John Lewis, Victoria Gate, Harewood Street, Leeds LS2 7AR

Meetings are held from 2:00pm - 4:00pm.

For more information on this support group, please contact:

Jill Beaumont Development Manager, Northern England

Telephone: 07841 422078 Email: j.beaumont@nos.org.uk

PLEASE NOTE:

TOPICS AND SPEAKERS MAY CHANGE DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL
IN TIMES OF ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS PLEASE CONTACT US TO CHECK THAT THE MEETING IS GOING AHEAD

2018 Programme

Wednesday 7th February
Green Doctors Energy Money Saving Service
Simon Kilshaw, Senior Green Doctor Adviser, Groundwork, Green Doctors

Wednesday 7th March
Exercise and Osteoporosis Pat Sumner, Physiotherapist

Wednesday 4th April
Social Prescribing Service in Leeds Charlene Smart, Team Leader, Connect for Health

Wednesday 2nd May
Interventions for Osteoporosis – a surgical perspective
Mr Jake Timothy, Hon Consultant Neurosurgeon and Spinal Surgeon Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust

Wednesday 6th June
Meet and Munch Vitamin D and Calcium rich Picnic
Meet at Golden Acre Park

Wednesday 4th July
Bone Health Intervention Trial Research Findings
Dr Karen Hind, Senior Research Fellow Leeds Beckett University

Wednesday 5th September
Hip Fracture Care in Leeds
Julie-Ann Parkinson Fragility Fracture Specialist Nurse Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust

Wednesday 3rd October
Physiotherapy and Osteoporosis Catherine McLean, Senior Physiotherapist, Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust

Friday 9th November
Osteoporosis Update
Dr Steve Orme, Consultant Endocrinologist, Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust Wednesday 5th December Christmas Gathering