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Western Riverina Men’s Shed Health Gathering

Western Riverina Men’s Shed Health Gathering
Wednesday 12 June 2019

Leeton Shire Men’s Shed invites shedders and other interested males living in the Riverina region to come along to their Western Riverina Men’s Shed Health Gathering  at Yanco Agricultural Institute, Wednesday 12 June, during Men’s Health Week 2019 (June 10th – 16th) 

A broad program has been prepared including ‘Spanner in the Works’ men’s health screening, presentations on Mental Health First Aid, Bone Health including steps to prevent onset of knee and hip osteoarthritic problems, Diabetes and Insulin Management, Hearing Loss and Hearing Aid checks and a discussion on road and traffic safety for older drivers facilitated by Leeton Council’s Road Safety Officer.

Speakers include Stephen Dowling, a Community Ambassador for the RU OK? and a Principal Master Mental Health First Aid Instructor; Faith Rogers who supports communities across the region through the provision of education and information in Rural Mental Health; Joanne Polkinghorne from the One Door Mental Health Carer Services Program; Katherine Drum, a physiotherapist who works for Murrumbidgee Local Health District. 

A light lunch and a visit to the Leeton Men’s Shed will be included

For more information please contact the Shed by email at leetonshed@bigpond.com or phone on 0427 800 426

A flyer is also available for download

2019 Leeton Men’s Shed Health Gathering 12 June