Media Release: Release about Falls Free, a national action plan that addresses the challenges and barriers related to a national falls prevention initiative and outlines key strategies and action steps to help reduce fall dangers for older adults. (PDF).
Fall Prevention Center of Excellence: Started in September 2004, this foundation launched a statewide Fall Prevention Initiative in the state of California to help with risk assessment, exercise and enviornmental modications for fall prevention.
Building A Culture of Safety: An article from the VAnguard newsletter about the VA Tampa patient safety center. The article includes many helpful tips for caregivers as well as information about Tai Chi.
Research Review Papers: Review includes risk factors and prevention strategies, role of excerise in reducing falls, role of medication modification in fall prevention and the role of environment at home and the community in fall prevention. (PDF).
Fall Prevention and Management Aid: This aid is intended to prompt clinical staff to consider a systematic assessment for determining patients' risk for falling and to recommend interventions. (DOC).