Falls Prevention Awareness Day is Sept 23, 2014

August 27, 2014    |   By: Calevir

From the Center for Healthy Aging, National Council on Aging (NCOA):

Strong Today, Falls Free ® Tomorrow

Date: September 23, 2014

The 7th annual Falls Prevention Awareness Day will be observed on September 23, 2014-the first day of fall. This year’s theme, Strong Today, Falls Free ® Tomorrow, seeks to raise awareness about how to prevent fall-related injuries among older adults.

The Falls Free ® Initiative is a national effort led by NCOA to address the growing public health issue of falls and fall-related injuries and deaths in older adults.

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