fall prevention, awareness and Resources

Fall Prevention Best PracticesFall related injuries are the leading cause of injury death and disabilities over 65. Falls are often due to hazards that are easy to overlook but easy to fix. These resources will help avoid falls and help you find and fix those hazards in your home.

Web Resources:
Click the links below to access great resource websites to find out more about fall prevention and awareness. 

A Home Fall Prevention Checklist For Older Adults
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provide an overview of who is at risk and how to prevent falls.

Guidelines for the Prevention of Falls in Older Persons
Information for caregivers of the elderly on methods to prevent falls. 

How to Get Up If You Fall
This short video demonstrates the safest way to get back up after a fall.

Basics of Fall Prevention
As the official Web site of the Fall Prevention Center of Excellence, Stopfalls.org strives to identify best practices in fall prevention and to help communities offer fall prevention programs to older people who are at risk of falling.

Memory Care Home Solutions in St Louis
Memory Care Home Solutions exists to extend and improve quality time at home for families caring for loved ones with memory loss, dementia, or Alzheimer's disease.

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