Seniors Fall Prevention Awareness Week

Last updated on December 1, 2021

The Province of British Columbia annually proclaims the first week of November as Seniors' Fall Prevention Awareness Week. The goal of this week is to raise awareness about the importance of reducing falls and related injuries among B.C.'s aging population, and to encourage leadership and collaboration among all those responsible for seniors’ health and safety. Many seniors’ falls can be prevented. Health professionals and seniors themselves are encouraged to learn more about fall prevention.

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Resources for seniors and their families

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