Register for one or all of these free sessions.
Monday, September 21 – 1:00 to 2:00 PM – Register
Falls Prevention Awareness Week Kick-off: You Can Prevent Falls!
Learn about NCOA’s online Falls Free CheckUp and tips for reducing falls. Presenters: Dave Fink, Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance Master Trainer and Steve Hoover, Stay Active and Independent for Life Leader.
Wednesday, September 23 – 2:30 to 3:30 PM- Register
Recognizing Fall-ty Habits: Home Safety Checklist
Spot environmental hazards in your home before they cause a fall. Presenters: Sarah Shepherd and Rachel Von Ruden, LSW, A Matter of Balance Master Trainers.
Friday, September 25 – 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM- Register
Avoiding Falls: Honest Talk and New Skills
Learn how medications and issues with vision increase your chance of falls and how to manage the risks. Presenters: Paula Woischke, Stay Active and Independent for Life Master Trainer and Stepping On Leader; Amanda Bisel, Pharmacist with Allina Health; Peggy Sue Garber, RN, Mayo Clinic and a Stepping On Instructor.