Falls Prevention Service

What is it?

Preventing Slips, Trips, Falls and Injury!

The qualified Falls Prevention Team will support you through a targeted exercise programme which will improve your balance, strength and mobility and help you maintain your health, independence and quality of life.

Who is it for?

To be eligible for the service you must:

  • be aged 65 or over
  • live or be registered with a GP in Blackburn with Darwen

and meet one of the following criteria:

  • have a history of falling
  • have had a recent fall
  • have a fear of falling
  • be at risk of falling
  • have reduced mobility

Further Information



The Wellbeing Service
Tel: 01254 682037
Email: wellbeing@blackburn.gov.uk