The Falls Prevention Service supports a diverse range of people who may be experiencing a combination of challenges.
You will qualify for this service if you are 18 years + and in housing tenure and meet at least one of the criteria from below.
There is an immediate risk of a fall which will necessitate a hospital admission if minor adaptations. are not provided; or
The person has a history of recurrent falls and or admissions to hospital as a result of falls and frailty; or
The person struggles to access facilities, e.g., the toilet, which impacts on their medical condition and would require a hospital admission; or
The person has a rapidly deteriorating health condition; or has an end-of-life health condition.
In some circumstances we may refer you to Adult Social Care (ASC) for support.