Did you or someone close to you have polio? Years later, the Late Effects of Polio (including Post-Polio Syndrome) can cause symptoms such as fatigue, new or increased muscle weakness, pain, sleep problems and difficulty with breathing or swallowing.

The information sessions will cover:

– Current information about the Late Effects of Polio

– How to get more out of your health professional

– Self-management strategies

– Q&A

– Local connections


Steph Cantrill_170x170Steph Cantrill
Steph has a background in Occupational Therapy and has had many years’ experience working in rehabilitation settings in clinical roles. She completed a Masters of Public Health in 2010 and spent four years in India following this, working in a volunteer role with a community development project.

Steph now works as Polio Australia’s Community Polio Officer (VIC), aiming to reach out to polio survivors in Victoria and inform them about the Late Effects of Polio.

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Region
Availability of Places
Day
Date
Time
Venue Address
Noble Park
Available
Friday
2018-07-27
1.30pm - 3.00pm
Jan Wilson Community Centre
Halton Rd, Noble Park North
Ballarat
Available
Thursday
2018-08-23
1.30pm - 3.00pm
Sebastopol Bowling Club
213 Albert St, Sebastopol

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More locations and dates to be announced soon

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