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mission is to provide an accessible service that helps to reduce the risk of
falls, trips and slips in the community by responding to the reasons for these
incidents and putting in place, where possible, steps to remove or reduce
future risk. The Falls Prevention Service is part of the Community Intermediate
Care Services for ACE. It is run by the Falls Prevention Team who work closely
with GPs, other health and social care professionals, plus a team of specially
your service provided for?
You do not have to have had a recent fall to be referred to the Falls
Prevention Service. Anyone registered with a GP in North East Essex and aged 65
years or over may be referred if they are thought to be at risk of falling. You
can easily refer yourself by phoning the number given below.
the service provided?
service is available Monday to Friday from 0830hrs to 1700hrs (except Bank
How do you
access the service?
Referrals are accepted by GPs.
To refer a patient, click on the icon below to access the Community Gateway.