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Falls Prevention Success Stories

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Evidence-based falls prevention programs provide older adults with the skills and tools they need to live healthier, more productive lives. Here is a sampling of success stories shared by program participants.

Sandy's Story

Sandy Perry broke her leg as a result of a fall on a winter day in New Hampshire. Learn how Tai Chi and A Matter of Balance transformed her life.

The Will to Dance Again

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.

FallProofing His Life

John Feirich was worried about sustaining an injury because of his balance, so he attended a falls prevention training and saw the benefits right away.