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College of Occupational Therapists

Online directory of occupational therapists, many of whom have experience in working with older people to prevent falls.
Website: www.cot.co.uk

Department for Work & Pensions

Provides an overview of ‘Falls in Older People’, including a useful diagram showing the causes and effects of falls.
Website: www.dwp.gov.uk/publications/specialist-guides/medical-conditions/a-z-of-medical-conditions/falls/

Local Physio

Local Physio operates a dedicated 'Find a Physio' searchable directory for chartered physiotherapists across the UK.
Website: www.local-physio.co.uk

NHS Falls Prevention

Offering summary advice regarding Falls Prevention, with some useful links to further information.
Website: www.nhs.uk/Conditions/falls/Pages/prevention.aspx

Physio First

Online directory of physiotherapists, many of whom have experience in working with older people to prevent falls.
Website: http://www.physiofirst.org.uk/find-physio.html

Page last reviewed: January 2016
Next review due: January 2018