Resources

2016 ACL Falls Prevention Grantee Kickoff Webinar

An overview of the ACL/AoA evidence-based fall prevention program grants, information about ACL/AoA and the National Falls Prevention Resource Center, grantee resources and tools, and the ACL Falls Prevention Database.

New Hampshire State Fall Prevention Coalition

Read about the New Hampshire Falls Risk Reduction Task Force. Contact the Task Force leaders to find a fall prevention program in New Hampshire and to learn more about New Hampshire’s fall prevention efforts.

Webinar: Engaging HIV+ Older Adults in CDSME

Individuals aged 55 and older account for approximately 25% of all people with HIV in the U.S. Self-management is critically important for this population, as they are more likely to develop other chronic conditions and face unique challenges in managing complex treatment regimens. Join this webinar to learn about the burden and impact of HIV among older adults, the benefits of the Positive Self-Management Program (PSMP), and examples of PSMP implementation from the field.

Flyer: 6 Steps to Prevent a Fall (Portuguese)

Every 11 seconds, an older adult is seen in an emergency department for a fall-related injury. Stay safe with these falls prevention tips! This flyer is also available in English and Spanish. A cada 11 segundos, um idoso é recebido na sala de emergência por uma lesão resultante de uma queda.