Falls Prevention and Intervention Program

Grey Bruce Fall Prevention and Intervention Program


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About the Grey Bruce Fall Prevention and Intervention Program

The Grey Bruce Fall Prevention and Intervention Program is designed to address the needs of the community and older adults at various risk levels of falling. The Grey Bruce Fall Prevention and Intervention program committee includes partners from across the continuum of care.

Goal of the GBFPIP

To reduce the incidence and severity of falls and fall-related injuries among older adults in Grey Bruce through an integrated system of evidence-based fall prevention, intervention and management initiatives.


Resources and Links


Grey Bruce Walking Groups Resource


Winter Walking

During the winter months, many factors can cause a slip, fall or injury. This brochure and poster provide information on the benefits of keeping active all year long and tips to keep you safe. For copies of this resource, contact the health unit at 1-800-263-3456.

Winter Walking Poster

Winter Walking Brochure



Staying on Your Feet: A Guide to Help Older Adults Prevent Falls

The Staying on Your Feet guide can be used by healthcare providers and older adults to identify what puts you at risk for falls, learn how to prevent falls and find resources.

 Staying on Your Feet Link


Links to More Resources for Older Adults


For more information about preventing falls and getting the care you need in your home and in the community:

Home and Community Care Support Services South West  

Home and Community Care (healthcareathome.ca)

1-800-811-5146 or TTY Toll Free: 1-800-811-5147


To learn more about fall prevention programs in your community:

The Healthline – Health Services for Grey and Bruce - southwesthealthline.ca

211 Ontario – www.211ontario.ca – Dial 2-1-1


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