Falls Prevention Awareness


Falls Prevention Awareness Week, September 21-25, 2020

6 Steps to Prevent a Fall


You might think you’re never going to fall, but the truth is 1 in 3 older adults fall every year in the U.S. The good news is that most falls are preventable.

Don’t let a fall take away your health and independence. Use these simple falls prevention tips to reduce your risk of falling at home and in your community.

By the National Council on Aging




Mr Bean helps WHO spread the word on how to protect yourself from COVID-19


Practicing hand hygiene, correct cough etiquette, physical distancing and knowing your symptoms are among the main ways people can protect themselves from COVID-19. The creators of the Mr Bean animated character are lending their support to the World Health Organization to raise awareness on these simple yet essential measures to prevent infection from the new virus.