Falls Prevention

Ealing Community Services

The following community services are available for Ealing registered patients:

  • Adult Audiology and Hearing Aid Centre
  • Bladder and bowel management service (Continence)
  • Child health information service
  • Community Dental services
  • Diabetes
  • District nursing – Ealing
  • ENABLE Falls Service
  • Family planning – contraceptive and sexual health
  • Family Nurse Partnership (FNP)
  • Ealing Health Visiting
  • Intermediate Care Service
  • Musculoskeletal Specialist and Physiotherapy Service
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Occupational Therapy (Paediatric)
  • Palliative Care
  • Paediatric Physiotherapy (Ealing)
  • Podiatry (foot health) – Ealing Community Services
  • Rehabilitation – Ealing Community Services
  • Safeguarding children
  • School Nursing
  • Paediatric Speech and Language Therapy (Ealing)
  • Sickle Cell and Thalassemia
  • Stop Smoking – Ealing
  • TB Nursing Service Ealing Hospital
  • Wheelchair Service – Brent and Ealing

Website: www.lnwh.nhs.uk

Falls Service

The falls service offers advice and help for people living in Ealing who have lost their independence or confidence after a fall. They offer an eight week falls education and exercise group, one to one therapy, one to one home visit by an Occupational and/or Physiotherapist, a Medical Consultant review for all falls group clients. Please contact your local GP if you feel you need an assessment by a member of the team. They are based at the Ealing Day Treatment Centre.

Telephone: 020 8571 1143

Strength and Balance Programme

The Otago Strength and Balance Programme is designed specifically to prevent falls. it consists of a set of muscle strengthening and balance retraining exercises. All the exercises are individually prescribed and increase in difficulty. The Strength & Balance Programme is free and offers classes at different levels. Participants must be able to commit to attending the full 10 week programme.

Telephone: 020 8574 7785
Email: strength.balance@nhs.net