Francine Hills: Dancing into Health
Falls in older adults are a global societal issue and as a widely accepted statistic 1 in 3 adults over the age of 65 will fall in Aotearoa each year (Sherrington, 2019). But who are these 1 in 3? Taken in a community 'dance as falls prevention' class held weekly in Te Puru, Thames, this image uses colour and form to bring falls statistics to life…from the dance floor up.
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