Check out the incredible initiatives organizations across Ontario and beyond are planning for Fall Prevention Month.
More fall prevention events and education opportunities can be found on the Loop event calendar.
Is your falls prevention initiative aligned with best practices? Learn about updated evidence and new recommendations on the topic of falls and identify practices that might need a closer look.Event Details
Falls prevention initiative run by an Occupational Therapist, Boosting Balance & Bone Health, is a 4-week program to learn about how you can improve your balance and strength, and maintain your independence. A speaker from Osteoporosis Canada will be presenting along with a Pharmacist, an Occupational Therapist and a Registered Dietitian.Event Details
Presentation and demonstration of the ACTIVATOR technique of Urban Poling, Canada's unique form of Nordic walking.Event Details
We will be hosting a Falls Prevention seminar to a large group of seniors living in an Independent Senior Living Centre. The event will be held before lunch where information will be discussed and reinforced through a variety of interactive activities.Event Details
Participants will learn about the prevention of falls in older adults when there is a substance use disorder. They will also find out about tools for screening for substance use disorders in older adults. Finally, they will get an overview of assessing for risk of falls in older adults.Event Details
The Victorian Order of Nurses (VON) is hosting a FREE Fall Risk Assessment for seniors in our communities. This event will be held at the Hastings Prince Edward Public Health, at 179 North Park Street in Belleville on Tuesday November 7th and Tuesday November 28th from 9:00am-12:00pm.Event Details