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Read the latest updates on evidence-based programs to help older adults manage chronic conditions and prevent falls.

Apply for CDSME and falls prevention grants

The Administration for Community Living/Administration on Aging released funding opportunity announcements for grants to support the implementation and sustainability of Chronic Disease Self-Management Education (CDSME) and falls prevention programs.
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New! HIV: The Long View Report

With early detection and access to ongoing care and treatment, HIV can be a long-term manageable chronic condition for many. View this report for an analysis of factors influencing future HIV prevention and treatment, as well as calls to action to help HIV stakeholders support the long-term health and well-being of people living with and […]
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Share our award-winning falls video

Our 6 Steps to Prevent a Fall video recently won a national award. The 90-second spot offers easy tips to help older adults reduce their risk of a fall. It’s available in both English and Spanish.
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Explore the new CDSME Best Practices Toolkit!

View over 150 resources collected from organizations implementing Chronic Disease Self-Management Education across the U.S. Find resources focused on leadership, management, partnerships, capacity building, centralized and coordinated processes, business planning, and evaluation.
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View the 2015 FPAD Compendium of Activities

On Falls Prevention Awareness Day 2015, nearly 2 million individuals were reached through education, awareness, and advocacy efforts, as well as fall prevention programs and fall-risk screenings. Read our summary of state and national activities and get ideas to celebrate this year!
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Get ready for Falls Prevention Day 2016

NCOA is excited to announce the theme for 2016 Falls Prevention Awareness Day (FPAD): Ready, Steady, Balance: Prevent Falls in 2016. Use our tools and resources to start planning now!
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