Healthy Ageing

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Wessex Community Frailty Audit

National Context and Drivers: Why focus on frailty in the community?The Wessex Community Frailty ... Find out more >

Wessex Acute Frailty Audit Autumn 2020

The Wessex Acute Frailty Audit was successfully run in Autumn 2018. Details of the 2018 approach ... Find out more >

Hydration E-learning Toolkit

Wessex AHSN has produced a hydration E-learning toolkit in collaboration with Hampshire Council C... Find out more >

Frailty Screening and identification

Following on from the audit and workshop, local acute trusts are focused on improving screening a... Find out more >

Wessex Acute Frailty Training and Awareness

Across Wessex there is variation in the understanding of frailty due to the lack of mandatory, fo... Find out more >

NHS Right Care Frailty Toolkit

This is a great resource for colleagues working with patients living with frailty.https://www.bgs... Find out more >


ESCAPE-pain is an evidence-based group rehabilitation programme for people with chronic joint pai... Find out more >

Nutrition Wheel

Undernutrition is a form of ‘malnutrition’, which simply means ‘poor nutrition’. It affects 10-15... Find out more >

Hydration at Home

Dehydration is a concern in older people due to the potential adverse effects on function and cli... Find out more >

Developing an Acute Frailty Audit

Following on from the publication of the NIHR Dissemination Centre's 'Comprehensive Care: Older p... Find out more >

Previous Events

This page contains inforamtion on previous events and conferences that have been run by the W... Find out more >

OPEN Toolkit

OPEN ToolkitThe Older People's Essential Nutrition (OPEN) toolkit was developed as an output from... Find out more >

Nutrition in Older People

Undernutrition is a form of ‘malnutrition’, which simply means ‘poor nutrition’. It affects 10-15... Find out more >

Focus on Frailty 2019 Conference resources

Here you will find the slides from the Focus on Frailty Conference, held in Southampton on 14 Mar... Find out more >

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Ageing well is everyone’s business

NHS England’s National Clinical Director for Older People and Person Centred Integrated Care...

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Guest blog: Martin Withers from Spearmark Health discusses his innovation 'Droplet' and working with us.

I feel very privileged to write a blog for Wessex AHSN. I hope I can rise to the occasion!My...

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Nutrition Wheel