Falls Prevention Awareness Day

Falls Prevention Awareness Day  

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Falls Prevention Awareness Day

The 9th annual Falls Prevention Awareness Day (FPAD) will be observed on Sept. 22, 2016—the first day of fall. The event raises awareness about how to prevent fall-related injuries among older adults. The theme of this year’s event is  Ready, Steady, Balance: Prevent Falls in 2016.

To get a head start on Falls Prevention Awareness Day read and follow 6 Steps to Prevent a Fall.

 

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https://www.ncoa.org/healthy-aging/falls-prevention/preventing-falls-tips-for-older-adults-and-caregivers/take-control-of-your-health-6-steps-to-prevent-a-fall/