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Safety awareness workshop for older people

Where
Cliff Noble Community Centre
Cliff Noble Community Centre
Corner Renwick and Suttor Streets, Alexandria NSW 2015
When

Wednesday 23 November from 10:30am to 1pm

Join us for a free workshop to learn about personal safety followed by a delicious lunch.

10:30am - 11:30am - Hear from personal safety expert Chris Futcher-Coles about:

  • The 3 pillars of personal safety: detect, defuse, defend 

  • The law, what are you allowed to do? 

  • Making decisions under pressure 

  • Effective negotiation techniques 

  • Clarity about senior abuse

  • The use of the tools of self-defence 

  • Basic strikes

  • Where to aim 

11.30am - 12.30pm - NSW Police talk about scams and keeping safe

12.30pm - Lunch

Bookings recommended.

We aim to deliver inclusive and accessible events. If you have any particular access or communication needs, please contact Maria Sanna or Louise Robinson on 02 9265 9116.

Cliff Noble Community Centre is open Monday to Friday 9.30am until 3.30pm. We have free wifi, computers and coffee, tea and biscuits.

Covid-safe information

The health and safety of our everyone at our City of Sydney venues is our top priority. If you plan to visit, you must be familiar with the processes and measures in place and follow Covid-safe rules during your visit. See our website for the most up-to-date entry requirements and what to expect when visiting.

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