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Older Adult Falls Prevention Resources

Ohio Resources

STEADY U - Comprehensive Falls Prevention Initiative

Erie County Falls Among Older Adults Injury Prevention Plan

Union County Older Adult Falls Coalition Presentation

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 12/19/2014