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    Maryland Falls Prevention Awareness Week

    September 16-22, 2018

    National Falls Prevention Awareness Day 

    September 22, 2018  
     

    Theme: Let's Stand Up To Falls Together.

     

    To bring awareness to the dangers of falling, Falls Prevention Awareness Day (FPAD) will be observed on September 22, 2018 across the nation. This year, the theme is Lets Stand Up To Falls Together. In Maryland, Governor Lawrence J. Hogan Jr., has designated the week of September 16-22, 2018 Fall Prevention Awareness Week.​


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    Step 4- Annual Vision Screening


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    Preventing Falls-One Step at a Time

    Step 1- Review Prescription and non-prescription medications with your pharmacist or doctorPill bottle.jpg

    Step 2- Modify the Home EnvironmentStairwell with bannister.jpg

     

    Join us on Social Media!  #FPAD2018​


    FPAW Activities Master List 2018 _ FINAL.pdf

    NCOA Link to Falls Prevention Awareness Day 2018​



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