If you, or someone you care for, is at risk of falling, this page provides information to help keep you steady on your feet
Most of us will have experienced a fall at some point. For many, having a fall will be nothing more than a bit embarrassing, however, a fall can be startling, upsetting and life changing, especially as we get older.
Although we are more likely to fall as we age, falls are not an inevitable part of getting older. Many falls can be prevented with some simple changes to our way of living and our homes. In some cases, a fall can be a sign that there is a change in our health, but this is often something that can be treated.
Strength and balance
Safety at home
Fear of falling
Dealing with a fall