According to the National Council on Aging (NCOA), falls are the leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries for older Americans.
The 10th annual Falls Prevention Awareness Day will be observed on Sept. 22, 2017.
Older Americans have been recognized and celebrated in the month of May since 1963. Most recently, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed a resolution with that designation, and President Trump made an official proclamation.
WANTED! We are looking for experienced supervisors or vision rehab therapists and for first time supervisors or new direct service personnel to pair up to field test our new Mentoring Manual. Commitment? Only one to two hours per month. Outcome?