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Falls are NOT a normal part of aging. There are many steps that individuals can take to reduce their risk in order to continue to live actively and independently.
12 Tips To Stay On Your Feet (Placemat)
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Finding Balance Ontario
This website is dedicated to helping seniors prevent a fall before it happens so they can stay active and independent.
Safe Communities – St. Thomas Elgin
The partners of Safe Communities shares one goal: to reduce or eliminate unnecessary injuries and deaths. Recent statistics suggest there are 40 or more preventable deaths in Elgin County each year plus thousands of unnecessary and preventable injuries. Road safety, workplace safety, safety in homes and on farms, and safety for children, families and the elderly are prime concerns for us.