The Western Health and Social Care Trust (Western Trust) is inviting both members of the public and healthcare workers to attend free events focusing on ‘living well with respiratory disease’.

The events are for people with a life limiting illness, their carers and family members and health and social care professionals, with an interest in palliative care.

The highly interactive events will outline the context of life limiting respiratory disease, consider the concept of palliative care and illustrate the importance of living well and taking control. The events will provide participants with useful tips for self-management and where they can access help, support and advice.

The events will take place on:

Thursday 5 October 2017 - Killyhevlin Hotel, Enniskillen 1pm – 4pm (light lunch provided)

Thursday 12 October 2017 - Waterfoot Hotel, Londonderry 1pm – 4pm (light lunch provided)

The event is free to attend but places are limited. If you would like book a place please email: [email protected]westerntrust.hscni.net  stating which event you would like to attend and whether you are a member of the public or a healthcare worker.

Please book by 28 September 2017 to avoid disappointment.

For more information please contact Emma King, Western Trust Macmillan Specialist Palliative Care Team Manager T: 028 8283 3117.

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