Falls Management Exercise Programme (FaME)
Are you 65? Do you feel a little unsteady on your feet and / or have concerns about balance and mobility? Would you like to improve your balance?
The FaME programme will provide an opportunity for individuals to increase their strength and balance and thus reduce their falls risk.
The 24 week exercise programme comprise of tailored seated and standing exercise including; balance & endurance, dynamic balance, floor exercised (if appropriate), strength exercises using bands/balls/light weights and techniques for getting down and up from the floor.
Sessions are currently taking place across Leicestershire - please see the below documents.
Pre-booking is required for all courses is required and local inclusion criteria is applicable, please contact the relevant coordinator for further information on the documents provided. Please also note that due to the nature of the programme there will be a final intake date for all programmes.
- Charnwood, Hinckley & Bosworth & NW Leicestershire Sessions (RTF, 77 Kb)
- Melton Sessions (PNG, 390 Kb, 602x864)
- Oadby Wigston Sessions (PDF, 608 Kb)
- Harborough Sessions (PDF, 237 Kb)
- Preventing Falls Leaflet (PDF, 443 Kb)