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Falls Prevention

Falls Prevention Programmes provide an opportunity for individuals to increase their strength and balance and thus reduce their falls risk.

An Overview of Falls Prevention

Doing regular strength exercises and balance exercises can improve your strength and balance, and reduce your risk of having a fall. It's important that a strength and balance training programme is tailored to the individual and monitored by an appropriately trained professional. Ask your GP about training programmes in your area.

Find Falls Prevention Activities Near You

Use the search below to find local activities near you.

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Dorset Choi Kwang Do

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Parley Petanque Club

Parley Petanque Club

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Gentle Exercise, Strength and Balance, Falls Prevention, PSI for Older People

Gentle Exercise, Strength and Balance, Falls Prevention, PSI for Older People

Due to the current situation these sessions are freely available to all via online streaming, but much better to join us on Zoom if you're able.

They are ideal for people with reduced balance and mobility who wish to improve health, strength and independence.

Wheelchair users and carers welcome

Sessions begin a warmup and mobility exercises. We then go on to perform exercises that will help to strengthen muscle and bone, improve flexibility, condition hearts and lungs, strengthen abdominal and pelvic floor muscles, improve balance and coordination.