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Celebrate Occupational Therapy Week 2019

Celebrate Occupational Therapy Week 2019 created by Royal College of Occupational Therapists published on 30 October 2019

Occupational Therapy Week 2019 takes place from 4 to 10 November and is a national awareness week run by the Royal College of Occupational Therapists (RCOT) to promote the value of occupational therapists and the fantastic work that they do across the UK.  To celebrate Occupational Therapy Week, members of RCOT will be holding events and activities across the UK. 

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Plea for independent living equipment to be returned in amnesty

Plea for independent living equipment to be returned in amnesty created by Hartlepool Borough Council published on 30 October 2019

A service which supports independent living is appealing for the return of much-needed equipment.  Tees Community Equipment Service (TCES) lends equipment and medical aids that assist people with daily living. 

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Time for the Flu Vaccination!

Time for the Flu Vaccination! created by Rachel Stacey published on 16 October 2019

The national flu immunisation programme aims to provide direct protection to those who are at higher risk of flu associated morbidity and mortality.  Flu occurs every year, usually in the winter, which is why it's sometimes called seasonal flu.  It's a highly infectious disease with symptoms that come on very quickly.

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TSAB E-Bulletin April 2019

TSAB E-Bulletin April 2019 created by Teeswide Safeguarding Adults Board published on 13 May 2019

General Information The Board last met on 3 April 2019.  The previous minutes from the meeting on 14 February 2019 were approved: https://www.tsab.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/20190214-Minutes-TSAB-PUBLIC.pdf

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Don't quack like a duck, soar like an eagle!

Don't quack like a duck, soar like an eagle! created by Incontrol-able published on 01 May 2019

We were absolutely delighted to relaunch our amazing Project 65 last month after securing funding for the next two years.  We've already met some lovely people who have loaned our Tablets and we look forward to getting to know them better at our twice-weekly drop-ins here at the Centre for Independent Living.

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