Older Adult Falls Prevention 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.
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 World. This 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 Adults. This “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 9/08/14