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Free Educational Talks for Older People

May 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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One event on April 17, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on April 25, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on May 9, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on May 21, 2019 at 6:30 pm


A series of free, entertaining and educational talks for older people are being held in Hastings, St Leonard’s, Rother, and Bexhill in April and May.

The ‘Be your own doctor – avoiding frailty in older age’ events are presented by consultant geriatrician Dr. Elena Mucci. Dr Mucci’s talk is designed to help older people lead healthy, active and fulfilling lives, and to learn more about aging, health and self-care.

The events have been organised by local Patient Participation Group (PPG) volunteers with local sponsorship. PPGs are patient groups whose members work closely with their GP surgery, to share feedback and influence how local health services are delivered.

Where and when:

Doors open 6pm. Presentations 6.30pm – 8.00pm.
•17th April, Sedlescombe Village Hall, Church Hill, Rother, TN33 0QP.
•25th April, Four Courts Community Centre, Sydney Close, St Leonard’s, TN38 9DD.
•9th May, St Helens Church Community Hall, 311 The Ridge, Hastings, TN34 2RA.
•21st May, Manor Barn, 4 De La Warr Road, Bexhill, TN40 2JA.

Dr Elena Mucci is a Geriatric Consultant at the Conquest and Spire Hospitals.

Financial support for the events has been provided by Rother and Hastings Voluntary Action Groups, Spire Healthcare, and a number of local GP surgeries. Dr. Mucci is giving her time without charge.


May 9
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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