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Organization: Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre - West End Integrated Falls Prevention Program  
Phone Numbers: 613-820-4922
Toll-Free: 1-866-432-7447
Fax: 613-288-3407
1365 Richmond Rd
Ottawa, ON
K2B 6R7
Intersection: Richmond Rd and Carling Ave
Location: Near Lincoln Fields Shopping Centre
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Executives: Christopher McIntosh - Executive Director
613-820-4922 ext 3375 *
Public Contacts: Suzanne Shaw - Program Lead
613-820-4922 ext 3345
Service Description: Falls prevention program * works with seniors, health service and community agencies to reduce the number of falls and their impact on seniors, their caregivers and the health care system

Assessment and intervention for high-risk seniors on an individual basis * education, information and health promotion for seniors and caregivers on fall prevention * advocacy and identification of gaps in services for seniors

Fees: None
Application: Referrals are accepted from any source, call to obtain referral form or to complete intake over the phone

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Eligibility / Target Population: Individual seniors of 75 years of age and older, who have had 1 or more indoor or multiple outdoor falls in the last year, who live in their own home or retirement home, who are not currently receiving therapy services through the Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) or a day hospital, and are willing and able to participate in taking action to reduce falls
Languages: English * French
Area Served:
Ottawa (City of)  
See Also: Safety and Injury Prevention

This information was last completely updated on October 3, 2018

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