A matter of balance: Managing concerns about falls

Media 10:00 AM ET To 12:00 PM ET Remaining Seats: 0 Cost: 0
Apr 24 2019

Do you have concerns about falling? Many older adults express concerns about falling and restricting their activities. A matter of balance is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels.

This program covers topics including:

  • Exploring thoughts and concerns about falling
  • Exercise and fall prevention
  • Assertiveness and fall prevention
  • Managing concerns about falling
  • Recognizing fall-ty habits
  • Recognizing fall hazards in the home and community

This is a free course but registration is required. Participants must commit to attending all sessions. Sessions are held twice per week on the following dates:

  • Wednesday, April 24, 2019 from 10:00 am–12:00 pm
  • Thursday, April 25, 2019 from 10:00 am–12:00 pm
  • Wednesday, May 1, 2019 from 10:00 am–12:00 pm
  • Thursday, May 2, 2019 from 10:00 am–12:00 pm
  • Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from 10:00 am–12:00 pm
  • Thursday, May 9, 2019 from 10:00 am–12:00 pm
  • Wednesday, May 15, 2019 from 10:00 am–12:00 pm
  • Thursday, May 16, 2019 from 10:00 am–12:00 pm
This event will be held in Conference Room 2 of the Administrative Annex. To get to Annex conference room: Drive onto the Riddle Hospital campus through the main entrance. As you drive onto campus, there is a small brick building on your left. This is the Administrative Annex. This building also houses our Thrift Shop. Drive around to the back of the building. Parking is available in the back. The conference room door is under the awning. If parking is not available in the back of the annex, you can park in the front lot of the hospital and walk over.

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