Walk and live confidently (WALC)

Falls are the main reason why older people lose their independence.  This is a telephone service for anyone who has:

  • Had 2 or more falls in the last year or 3 of the following:
  • Fallen at all in the last year
  • Is taking 4 or more medicines
  • Had a stroke or diagnosed with Parkinsons disease
  • Difficulty with balance or walking
  • Difficulty getting up out of a chair

The telephone number is 0845 241 7201.  Someone will take your basic details and arrange for a therapist to call you back at a mutually agreeable time.