New Living Well with Heart Failure Self Care Programme in East Lancashire

This is a brand new programme focussed around education and relaxation programs designed to help Heart Failure Patients learn how to manage their condition to prevent hospital admissions and creating a better quality of life. It is an informal opportunity to bring a friend, a carer friend or a member of  family who may be involved in your care are also more than welcome to attend.

The programme is starting Tuesday 5th April at 1pm until 3.30pm and will last for six weeks.

The sessions will take place at Burnley United Reformed Church, Bethesda Street (next to Marks & Spencers).

The programme will be led by Beth Baron, Cardiac Rehabilitation Practitioner for Burnley and will also include a session on medicines led by Angela Graves, Heart Failure Specialist Nurse. Topics will include:

  • Fluid Management & Monitoring
  • Eating Well
  • Physical Activity
  • What Your Medicine Does
  • Managing Stress & Anxiety
  • Weekly Relaxation Session (including breathing exercises and seated yoga)

There will also be time for a cup of tea or coffee and some socialising.

If you would like to discuss the programme in more detail and book a place on the programme for you and your carer please call Beth on 01282 664420 or email healthylifestyles@burnley.gov.uk

Map of where the Church is

 

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