Independent living event

Adair Arms.
Adair Arms.

Fold Housing Association are hosting ‘Supporting Independent Living’ event in the Adair Arms Hotel on Friday September 5, from 9am-1pm.

Eileen Patterson, Director of Housing, says the event will help shape the future delivery of services for older people and will launch the expansion of their Floating Support Service which enables older people to remain independent in their own home, into the Antrim and Ballymena areas.

Speakers include Mags Lightbody, Interim Chief Executive of NIHE, and Dr Tony Stevens, recently appointed Chief Executive, NHSCT

The event will be of particular interest to those who work with older people or who commission services for their benefit. There are a few remaining places available. Contact Fidelma Glass at Fold Housing Association on 9039 7234 or email by Tuesday, September 2, for further information.