Description of service
The Community Therapy and Falls Service is a multi-professional community based team aimed at providing advice, support and rehabilitation for people with a wide variety of physical conditions.
The team also includes falls prevention assessments in order to promote independence, reduce falls and fractures, improve postural stability, provide health promotion and improve patient confidence and thus reduce their fears of falling.
Who can access the service?
Community based people who are unable to access outpatient appointments and clinics who are registered with a Wigan GP.
How can people access the service?
Self referral, GP referral, any other health professional referrals via Single Point of Access on 01942 822643.
Where is the service offered?
Within the patients home environment.
Ashton Hub Community Therapy Team
Hindley Town Hall
Tel: 01942 481941
Community Therapy and Falls Service
Leigh Sports Village
Telephone: 01942 483700
Fax: 01942 483699
Wigan Community Therapy Team
Telephone: 01942 481944
Fax: 01942 481947