Falls Prevention

Falls are preventable! 

Falls Free Vermont is a coalition of organizations and individuals working to reduce preventable falls, related injuries and deaths in older adults.  The UVM Center on Aging, a coalition member, is pleased to help with this important work. 

Take the First Step

Use this CDC brochure to get started >>

Read it, answer the yes/no questions, and pay attention to the advice it gives.

Stay Steady Vermont

The Vermont Physical Therapists organize free fall risk education and screening events across Vermont during September, around National Fall Prevention Awareness Day (the first day of Autumn).  In 2016 we held 35 events and screened 412 people!  Check back here for more information as Stay Steady Vermont events are announced for 2017.

Stay Steady Resources - Find an exercise program or class.  

Click on LOCATIONS or MAP below to view a PDF with additional information.  

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