The Wolverhampton Falls Prevention Service is a multidisciplinary team offering a clinic based assessment, exercise based treatment plan and overall advice on how to reduce the risks of falling and to cope better following a fall. Our aim is reduce the risks of falls through education and exercise. Following an initial assessment service users are encouraged to enage in either a community or home exercise programme designed to improve strengh, balance and confidence.
- a comprehensive assessment in a clinic setting
- a community group education and exercise programme (or a home exercise programme if unable to attend community classes)
Referals to the service are accepted from a GP or health practictoner by email on a completed referal form.
If you are experincing falls or are fearful of falling please discuss this with your GP.
If you would like any further information on what the falls prevention service offers you can contact the service for advice by telephone or email.