Campaign Targets Those at Risk of Dehydration and Malnutrition
Our carers are committed to providing ‘good old fashioned care’ and part of their role in the community is to ensure that their customer’s nutrition and hydration needs are both monitored and met.
The importance of older people eating and drinking enough is being highlighted with a week of events in East Sussex. National Nutrition and Hydration Week, runs from Monday, March 17 to Sunday, March 23.
Speaking during a visit to Newhaven RNLI Lifeboat Station, which is backing the campaign, Cllr Colin Belsey, chairman of East Sussex County Council chairman:
More information on how to avoid malnutrition and dehydration is available online.