This resource provides information on selecting and use of a walking aid. The correct adjustment of the cane, crutches and walker is reviewed. 2 Pages

This handout includes information about how to get a proper fit and use a walker safely. 1 Page.

This handout includes information about how to get a proper fit and how to use a cane safely. 2 Pages.

This pamphlet offers tips to the aging adult to live well and reduce the risk of falling. 2 Pages.

This pamphlet presents older adults with facts on falls and and tips to help reduce the risk of falling in the community.
2 Pages.

This handout provides seniors and their families with footwear tips to promote safe walking and avoid falls. 1 Page.

Resource provides older adults and their families with basic information about falls, risks, and prevention strategies. 3 Pages.

This resource provides and prompts the older adult/family member to provide details and circumstances of a recent fall(s) to the Health Care Provider. 2 Pages.

This report was designed to support the efforts of those who work on research programs and policies to reduce seniors' falls and fall-related injuries. It presents a comprehensive analysis of national data for Canadians age 65+ on fall injuries and deaths, as well as evidence on risk factors and best practices for the prevention of injuries to seniors living in both community and institutional settings. 65 Pages.

The National Guidelines for Seniors Mental Health provides evidence based recommendations to assist and support  assessment, treatment, management and  prevention of delirium in older persons.

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