FOR OLDER ADULTS
What can I do to help other older adults?
Preventing falls is important to staying independent. It is about being able to enjoy life’s moments; it is about playing with grandchildren and keeping up with friends.
Just like with personal health concerns, you are also encouraged to speak up if you wish to address common fall risk factors that may be present in your community. The sense of connection and satisfaction that comes from giving back close to home, can be palpable. In addition, participating in community programs, local events, or neighborhood initiatives introduces you to like-minded, passionate individuals... Help with developing age-friendly communities...