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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.

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Nov 22 2017

Display booth at Owen Sound OHL Hockey Game

An information booth will be set up at an Ontario Hockey League (OHL) hockey game in Owen Sound about fall prevention.

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Nov 23 2017

CLHIN Fall Prevention Strategy Roundtable (York Region South Services Centre, 50 High Tech Road, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 4N7)

The Fall Prevention Strategy Committee from the Central LHIN will be hosting a roundtable event to discuss the findings of the Fall Prevention Programs and Services Preliminary Gap Analysis and to seek input to help guide the Committee in creating an integrated CLHIN-wide Fall Prevention Strategy. To facilitate access, one roundtable event is being held in a central location in each of the three CLHIN Public Health Unit areas (Toronto, York Region, South Simcoe). Registration is required.

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Nov 23 2017

Integration of evidence-based practices and strategies for falls prevention and reducing injury from falls (webinar)

This interactive webinar will walk you through the third edition of RNAO's best practice guideline (BPG) Preventing Falls and Reducing Injury from Falls (2017) and associated resources in the LTC Toolkit. The new BPG includes evidence-based practices, strategies, evaluation measures, and guidance to develop policies and procedures to prevent falls in the LTC sector.

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Social media campaign

Working with our collaborative partners in sport, recreation and physical activity this social media postcard and associated webpage aim to raise awareness between the role of physical literacy and fall prevention efforts.

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Nov 23 2017

Preventing Falls Workshop (2398 Yonge St, Toronto, ON)

Join us to discuss falls, tips to stay strong, proper footwear and more!

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Nov 23 2017

Preventing Falls

Multi-disciplinary workshop about fall prevention. Speakers include: PT, Nurse Practitioner, OT, Chiropodist, Dietitian. Please call Anne Crasto at 416-486-8666 x263 to register.

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Nov 24 2017

Fall Prevention Information Session (STAVE OFF Physiotherapy and Exercise Facility, #14-1187 Princess St, Kingston, ON)

VON Greater Kingston and STAVE OFF Physiotherapy and Exercise Facility have partnered with local businesses and health care professionals to provide a drop-in Fall Prevention Information Session for seniors in the Greater Kingston area.

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Social media campaign

Working with our collaborative partners in sport, recreation and physical activity this social media postcard and associated webpage aim to raise awareness between the role of physical literacy and fall prevention efforts.

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Nov 24 2017

Finding Your Balance: Don't Fall in the Fall (Horton Street Seniors Centre)

A health fair organized by the Middlesex-London Fall Prevention Collaborative to raise awareness about fall prevention

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Nov 27 2017

Stay Safe! You CAN Prevent Falls! (First Ontario Credit Union: 486 Upper Sherman Ave, Hamilton,)

We will be hosting a Falls Prevention seminar to the public and those who are members of the First Ontario Credit Union. The event will be held all day and we will have a booth where information will be discussed and reinforced through a variety of interactive activities.

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