Halton Healthcare

Site: Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital

Service: Falls Prevention Clinic - Strong and Steady Exercise Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-338-4362
Toll Free Phone To avoid long distance charges to a Halton Healthcare hospital outside your city/town, just dial your local hospital number and request to be transferred
TTY Phone 905-815-5111
Fax 905-815-5130
E-Mail infodesk@haltonhealthcare.on.ca
Website www.haltonhealthcare.on.ca/programs-and-services/rehabilitation-and-geriatrics/outpatient-services/falls-prevention-clinic--otmh-.html
Site Information
Site Location Oakville (North)
Located In Community North Oakville
Address & Map
3001 Hospital Gate, Level 1North Block
Oakville, ON L6M 0L8
Intersection Third Line and Dundas St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name HH ; HHS ; OTMH
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Halton Healthcare provides compassionate, quality, community hospital care as part of an integrated system
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2015
Funding MH LHIN
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Group exercise and falls prevention classes for older adults and people with mobility issues * aims to improve strength and balance to prevent injury and falls * 6 weeks program combines a one-hour education with two one hour group exercise sessions per week * assessment is completed by an interprofessional team consisting of a geriatrician, nurse prctitioner and physiotherapist in order to determine the person's function level, physical strength, balance, and their suitability for the program

Classes run by a physiotherapist or other regulated health care provider
Hours Hours may vary * call for information
Areas Served Halton Region
Boundaries Oakville and area
Eligibility Adults 65 years and older who have experienced a fall or at risk for falls * people with mobility issues
Application Physician's referral is required
Languages English
Fees Free of charge
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Fall Prevention Programs ; Physical Fitness Assessment ~ Older Adults

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