• Resources Available for Falls Prevention Awareness Week from Sept. 21-25

    7 days ago - By Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative

    COVID-19 has changed a lot of things, but one has stayed the same: Falling is NOT a normal part of aging.
    Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley-North Shore and the Healthy Living Center of Excellence team is coordinating state-based activities for Falls Prevention Awareness Week from Sept. 21-25 on behalf of the Massachusetts Falls Prevention Coalition.
    The week is a nationwide effort to prevent falls among older adults and raise awareness of the issue. The National Council on Aging has a toolkit of marketing materials to encourage older adults to use their new online Falls Free CheckUp...
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