To mark World MS Day tomorrow, Wednesday, May 30, the National Disabilities Unit will partner with the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Barbados, to host a seminar on Lifting and Transferring.
The session will take place at the Wildey Gymnasium, Wildey, St. Michael, from 5:00 p.m., and is open to persons with disabilities, their caregivers, and family members.
Physiotherapists from the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, an Occupational Therapist from Carib Rehab, and representatives from other organisations, will be on hand to address the various aspects of lifting and transferring.??
There will also be a display of supportive equipment which may be used by persons with disabilities.
Persons interested in registering for this seminar may contact Diana Callender, at 437-8199; Debra Ward, at 271-4780; or Annette Watson 417-3719.