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After a series of falls and a partial hip replacement, Marjorie Franck had a goal: to line dance again. After physical therapy and participating in an evidence-based program, she did.

The Latest in Falls Prevention

What's inside the President’s 2016 budget request

The President’s annual budget request once again presents a mixed bag for seniors. It is unlikely to receive support from a Republican Congress, but the Administration’s preferences will be important when a final fiscal year 2016budget is crafted at year’s end.

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Updated Media Toolkit for Falls Prevention Awareness Day

Use our updated Media Toolkit to publicize Falls Prevention Awareness Day in your community. It includes media tips, as well as sample press releases, fact sheets, and more.

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Help Advance Falls Prevention Policy in Your State

Our Falls Free® Initiative has developed a State Policy Toolkit for Advancing Falls Prevention that outlines opportunities, strategies, and examples of what's possible when you educate and engage key stakeholders.


How Physical and Occupational Therapists Can be Part of the Solution

Learn more about how physical therapists and occupational therapists are getting involved to make a difference as their professional associations promote partnerships between state chapters and their coalitions  



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