Northern Ireland

Peer Support

In NI there are plans in 2017 for Peer Support Meetings to take place in the following areas:

Portadown, County Armagh

Belfast

Derry/Londonderry

These meetings are an opportunity for people living with Osteoporosis, their family, friends and carers to come together to talk and offer support and information to each other.

 Regional Information Meetings:

There are also plans in 2017 for Regional Information & Networking Meetings to take place in Enniskillen and Lisburn following on from the successful meetings that took place in 2016 in Portadown, Belfast and Derry/Londonderry.

At each of these meetings local Osteoporosis Experts will present on various aspects of Osteoporosis. At the 2016 meetings topics covered included: Healthy Living for Strong Bones: Falls Prevention; Dexa/Bone Health Scanning Explained; Osteoporosis & Pharmacy; Nurtition & Strong Bones; and Osteoporosis and Exercise.

 

For information on the Peer Support meetings or the Regional Information Meetings planned for 2017 contact Edel Rogan on 07515574785 or email e.rogan@nos.org.uk

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