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Older Adult Falls Prevention Resources

Ohio Resources

STEADY U - Comprehensive Falls Prevention Initiative

Clermont County Senior Safety Program       

Hamilton County Fall Prevention Task Force

Delaware County General Health District Falls Prevention Program

Ohio Public Health Association - Ohio Older Adults Falls Prevention Coalition

Ohio Department of Health - Falls Prevention in Long Term Care Facilities/Nursing Homes - Division of Quality Assurance

Universal Design Living Laboratory - The national demonstration home and garden in Columbus, Ohio that showcases universal design, green building and healthy home construction practices.

 

National Resources

STEADI (Stopping Elderly Accidents, Deaths & Injuries) Tool Kit for Health Care Providers

CDC Fall Prevention Activities

Preventing Falls: What Works A CDC Compendium of Effective Community-based Interventions from Around the WorldThis compendium, designed for public health practitioners and community-based organizations, describes 14 scientifically tested and proven interventions.

Preventing Falls: How to Develop Community-based Fall Prevention Programs for Older AdultsThis “how to” guide is designed for community-based organizations who are interested in developing their own effective fall prevention programs.

Multi-factorial and Physical Activity Programs for Fall Prevention

National Council on Aging – Center for Healthy Aging – Fall Prevention

AARP Report: Falls Among Older Persons and the Role of the Home: An Analysis of Cost, Incidence, and Potential Savings from Home Modification

Institute for Healthcare Improvement - Transforming Care at the Bedside How-to Guide: Reducing Patient Injuries from Falls

Stopping Elderly Accidents, Deaths, & Injuries (STEADI) Toolkit

 

Other State Fall Prevention Resources

California Fall Prevention Center of Excellence

Connecticut Collaborative for Fall Prevention

Keep Minnesotans Right Side Up

Last Reviewed 9/26/13