Take Control of Your Health: You Have the Power to Prevent a Fall!
Caregivers: Did you know that 1 in 4 adults aged 65+ falls every year?
Caregivers and those at-risk for a fall can be partners AND participants in falls prevention! Falls are the leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries for older Americans; they are costly—in dollars and in quality of life. The good news is that falling is not a normal part of aging.
Watch this webinar to learn steps you can take to prevent a fall and how you can be a partner in falls prevention. The webinar highlights helpful resources from the National Council on Aging’s National Falls Prevention Resource Center and information provided by the National Alliance for Caregiving.
Caregivers as Partners and Recipients of Falls Prevention Efforts: The Role of State Coalitions