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Professionals

 

 

You play a vital role in your community.

As a professional, you have the influence and know-how to share vital information with older adults, helping them to prevent falls.

In this section, you’ll find a variety of tools and resources to help educate people about falls prevention.

Access Tools and Resources to use within your community, get ideas for Activity Suggestions you can run in your community and take the time to learn more about our interactive and comprehensive falls risk assessment and management Falls Risk Assessment Algorithm.

Feel free to peruse the materials developed by our Finding Balance partners, along with various research, background information and useful links to other organizations. And if you have any feedback or resources to share, we would love to hear from you.

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Medical Disclaimer

The information contained on this website is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding any medical condition, or before beginning any exercise program.

CONTACTS

For more information about how to prevent falls please contact:

Community Care Access Centre

310-CCAC (2222)

www.healthcareathome.ca

 

To learn about falls prevention programs in your community please contact:

The Healthline

www.thehealthline.ca

211 Ontario

Dial 2-1-1

www.211ontario.ca

 

Telehealth: 1-866-797-0000

For emergencies always dial 9-1-1

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