FINDING BALANCE NB

Our Supporters

We would like to thank all of our supporters who helped with the delivery of this program across New Brunswick. This would not be possible without Trauma NB, our governmental and non-governmental organizations in addition to all of the people who generously helped us along the way.

For more information about each supporter, please click on their logo to visit their website.

 

Finding Balance

Finding Balance is a program which was developed over 10 years ago by the Injury Prevention Centre at the University of Alberta and designed to raise awareness about the prevention of slips, trips, and falls among older adults. The Finding Balance program is now offered throughout Canada with the help of other dedicated provincial stewards.

Horizon Health Network

Focused on patient and family-centred care, Horizon Health Network provides services ranging from acute care to community-based health services. With a collaborative approach, Horizon leads the way in delivering sustainable, safe and quality health care services to residents of New Brunswick, as well as northern Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. 

Vitalité Health Network

Vitalité Health Network is a regional health authority providing and managing health care and services in an area covering northern and southeastern New Brunswick. The Network is the only Francophone managed organization of its kind in the country and has nearly 70 points of service providing a range of health care and services to members of the public in the official language of their choice.

New Brunswick Department of Health

The New Brunswick Department of Health works through the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health (Public Health) to improve, promote, and protect the health of the people of New Brunswick. This department is led by the Chief Medical Officer of Health who is responsible for the overall direction of public health programs in the province. 

Ambulance New Brunswick

Ambulance New Brunswick is the organization responsible for providing land and air ambulance services to New Brunswickers and their guests. With a team of over 1,000 highly-skilled emergency medical dispatchers, paramedics and flight nurses, ANB responds to approximately 100,000 calls for help each year.

MEDICAL DISCLAIMER

The information contained on this website is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your primary care provider or a qualified healthcare professional with any questions you may have regarding any medical condition, or before beginning any exercise program.

Toll-Free Seniors Information Line 

 

The toll-free Seniors Information Line provides a traditional method of speaking with a bilingual, customer-service oriented telephone agent. For basic information about provincial programs and services for older adults, their family and caregivers please contact:

1-855-550-0552

Tele-Care 

 

If you or someone you know requires non-urgent health advice or information, call Tele-Care. A registered nurse will assess your needs and provide information, education and/or advice as required. For access to this confidential and bilingual toll-free telephone service, 24 hours a day, seven days a week please dial:

8-1-1

For medical emergencies, call  911  immediately or visit your local emergency department.

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