Falls Prevention Awareness Week

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Sept. 21-25, 2020

Join the Stepping Up to Prevent Falls Coalition of Delaware County all week for walks and webinars!

Walks

Outdoors, socially distanced, and masked!

Monday, Sept. 21
2 p.m. Walk with a Firefighter with House 301 at Mingo Park, Delaware

Tuesday, Sept. 22
10 a.m. Walk with a Firefighter with House 302 at Stratford Woods Park, Delaware
Noon Walk with a Doc with Grace Clinic at Mingo Park, Delaware

Wednesday, Sept. 23
10 a.m. Importance of Vision for Falls Prevention with OhioHealth at Emily Traphagan Park, Powell
2 p.m. Walk with a Firefighter with House 303 at Smith Park, Delaware

Thursday, Sept. 24
9 a.m. Falls Prevention Walk at the Delaware Community Center YMCA

Friday, Sept. 25
10 a.m. Falls Prevention Awareness Week Finale Walk with House 304 at SourcePoint’s Back Pond, Delaware

Webinars

No registration required, just tune in on our Facebook page!

Monday, Sept. 21
10 a.m. “Proper Shoes to Prevent Falls” by Foot & Ankle Wellness Center
5:30 p.m. “Importance of a Medication Review” by Powell Pharmacy

Tuesday, Sept. 22
3 p.m. “How to Achieve a Safer Home” by SourcePoint and J&J Mobility

Wednesday, Sept. 23
9:30 a.m. “Brain Health & Exercise” by Fit Fam Personal Training
10:30 a.m. “Chronic Pain & Postural Correction” by Fit Fam Personal Training
6:30 p.m. “Falls Free Checkup” by the National Council on Aging

Thursday, Sept. 24
Noon “Maximizing Your Independence” by Home Health Connections in partnership with Polaris Retirement Community
3 p.m. “Balance Exercises” by Kathy Lopez, SourcePoint

Friday, Sept. 25
Noon “A Brain-Healthy Perspective on Falls Prevention-Balance Connection” by Kathy Lopez, SourcePoint

Spread the word, all are welcome!

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