Fall Prevention Resources

Improving Balance and Walking Aids

Devices like wheelchairs, walkers and canes can reduce the risk of falling. Contact an occupational therapist or physiotherapist for advice about using a cane or walker.

Medical Equipment and Supplies - Loans
Medical Equipment and Supplies - Sales and Rentals


Always wear proper fitting shoes with good ankle and foot support. If you notice any infected toenails and sores, swelling, changes in your feet, or if you need help cutting your toenails, consult a health care provider.

Chiropodists and Podiatrists
Chiropody Clinics

This resource was created in partnership with The Fall Prevention Strategy Committee and the Central Local Health Integration Network (LHIN).

Visit the French Language Library to find French language services and information on how to access services provided in French.