Mark the Date: September 23, 2019
The National Council on Aging sponsors the annual Falls Prevention Awareness Day (FPAD). This day raises awareness about how to prevent fall-related injuries among older adults. National, state, and local partners collaborate to educate others about the impact of falls, share fall prevention strategies, and advocate for the expansion of evidence-based community fall prevention programs.The NCOA has prepared a helpful flyer with "6 Steps to Prevent a Fall" which is available for download by clicking on the image above.
Watch the video below, created by the National Council on Aging with helpful suggestions to Prevent a Fall.
Click here to find events in your community scheduled for Monday September 23rd to raise awareness of Fall Prevention.