Reducing Fall Risk in the Elderly

Monday, January 29, 2018
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Whistlestop In San Rafael, has lead the way in addressing aging in our communities. CEO Joe O'Hehir has been a champion of bringing quality of life for older adults and people living with disabilities. The organization centers its mission around nutrition, transportation, education, multicultural, and information and resources.

We believe that we share a responsibility to ensure that our older adults age with dignity, grace, and independence. We help them find the services that they need, learn new things, have fun and be active community members for as long as possible.”

-Joe O’Hehir, CEO

 

They also publish a newsletter with helpful hints and this month is dedicated to strength and prevention of falls.

Check out the tips and resources. Our Own Cynthia Seymour adds a column from Seymour Cheplick Care Associates.

https://whistlestop.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/wse-feb-2018.pdf