Upcoming Events

2016 NSW Falls Prevention Network Forum 

Friday 20th May 2016, Wesley Conference Centre, Sydney

Final Program

Presentation PDFs

Plenary 1 Presentations

Plenary 2 Presentations


2016 NSW Rural Health & Research Congress

November 9-11, 2016, Twin Towns Clubs & Resort, Wharf Street, Tweed Heads

Abstract submission closes 1 August

Conference Website


7th Biennial Australia and New Zealand Falls Prevention  Conference
27 – 29 November 2016, Melbourne Park Function Centre, Melbourne, VIC
The theme for the Conference is “Melbourne 2016: The Grand Slam of Falls Prevention”. 

Conference Website


Falls Prevention is everyone's business

From the Blog

Falls Forum Presentations PDFs now available

2016 NSW Falls Network Forum PDFs of the Presentations are now available at: http://fallsnetwork.neura.edu.au/events/2016-ev

NSW Falls Forum Plenary Sessions to be web-streamed

A webcast of the Plenary Sessions of the NSW Fall Prevention Network Forum is being offered on Friday May 20, from 9.20 am – 12.

April Falls Day®/Month 2016

Talking and listening to carers helps keeps older people safe More than one in three people 65 years or older fall at least

Read more on the blog.

Helpful Resources

National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards (NSQHSS)

Standard 10: Preventing falls and harm from falls
Hospital Strategies.

Watch videos on the following:
Case Studies on how to complete a falls risk screening and management plan

Post Fall Guide

Falls audits and resources

Supporting resources are available from the CEC NSW Falls Prevention Program