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Changing risk behaviours and promoting cognitive health in older adults

Authors/ source/ publisher
Public Health England
Date added to library 29 November 2016
Year published
2016
Abstract
A summary of reviews supporting the commissioning of interventions across a range of health behaviours for older adults. 
 
Public Health England (PHE), have produced this resource, which is intended for local authority and clinical commissioning groups to identify what types of interventions they should focus on to help the uptake and maintenance of healthy behaviours and promote cognitive health among older adults living in the community. 
 
It is also intended for providers of lifestyle behaviour change programmes to support the development of evidence-informed prevention packages for older adults. 
 
It is produced in a way that makes it accessible to public health managers and practitioners working in the public, private and third sector.