Falls Prevention

Tai Chi for Falls Prevention

This document provides basic information about Tai Chi programs, including program elements, requirements, and instructor training.

Vision Care Health Brief

A call to action to improve public understanding and increase healthcare provider and patient awareness about the importance of vision care and the overall health benefits of in-person, comprehensive eye exams. This report is the collaborative outcome of a roundtable discussion convened in August 2015 with the following organizations: 1. The American Optometric Association 2. The Association of Schools […]

Falls Prevention Participant Information Form (Chinese)

The purpose of the Participant Information Form is to collect participant demographics, health and disability status, falls history, risk factors, and outcomes information before a participant begins a falls prevention program. Thank you, Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley in Lawrence, MA, for sharing the Chinese version of the Participant Information Form.

Winterize to Prevent Falls

Five simple steps that YOU can take this winter to reduce falls among older adults and adults with disabilities in your community.

Fall Prevention PowerPoint Presentation

Interdisciplinary PowerPoint to educate older adults about fall risks and strategies to reduce falls. This presentation was developed by the American Occupational Therapy Association and the Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy.

Falls Prevention Grantee: Wisconsin

Read about the goals, strategies, partnerships, and anticipated results of the Wisconsin Institute for Healthy Aging Evidence-Based Falls Prevention Program, one of the 21 grantees of the National Falls Prevention Resource Center.

Falls Prevention Grantee: Texas

Read about the goals, strategies, partnerships, and anticipated results of the United Way of Tarrant County Evidence-Based Falls Prevention Program, one of the 21 grantees of the National Falls Prevention Resource Center.