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Stroke Awareness Workshop

November 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Workshop Overview:

Stroke is one of Australia’s biggest killers and a leading cause of disability among adults. There are approximately 56,000 new and recurrent strokes each year in Australia with one occurring every 9 minutes. Stroke affects people of all ages but predominantly occurs in the elderly.

This presentation will assist to raise awareness of what stroke is, how to reduce stroke risk, how to recognise the signs of stroke (using the FAST test) and what services are provided by the Stroke Foundation.

Who Should Attend:

Volunteers, Volunteer Managers, Members of the Public.

Thursday November 14th from 10 to 11 am.

TasTafe Alanvale Campus, 54a Alanvale Road, Newnham – Block A: Client Services Building room A2 39

RSVP: Tuesday November 12, 2019.

Email: vsatasadmin@vsaustralia.org.au

Phone: 0477 744 171

Free parking is available outside the Main Client Services Building, Block A (Top of Hill)


November 14, 2019
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Stroke Foundation


Tastafe Alanvale Campus
54a Alanvale Road
Newnham, 7250 Australia
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