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Task Force Meeting

 

Next task force meetings are on  11/19/15 at 1-3pm. Sequoia Health and Wellness, 749 Brewster  Ave, Redwood City, 94063.  Click here for a map

 

Take a stand! 1 in 3 adults (65+) falls every year

 

Are you up to the sit2stand challenge? Learn more

Calling Task Force Members: Let's step up to celebrate National Fall Awareness Week, September 23-29. On September 17, members from the San Mateo Fall Prevention Task Force will join Rebuilding Together to upgrade and repair three homes in the San Mateo County. Click here for details and sign up information. Learn more regarding our September celebration activities. 

 

Do you know that National Fall Awareness Week starts September 23rd

 

Log onto NCOA for media releases for your workplace, senior center or community. Download the fact sheet and share. Call 1-844-NoFalls (663-2557) for a free Fall Prevention Lecture from the task force's health educator. Help get the word out on how to prevent falls......

 

Evidence-based Fall Prevention Programs for Older Adults

A Matter of Balance and Stepping on classes are coming to San Mateo County and the south bay. Learn more

Mills-Peninsula’s FallProof™ program

bw.jpgThis six-week program provides one-on-one attention within a group setting. It begins with an assessment of your current balance and risk of falling.
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Farewell to Falls


stanford-couple.jpgIf you’ve fallen recently, within the last 30 days, you may be eligible to participate in a free, home-based fall prevention program. Learn More