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Welcome to StopFalls.org. This is the official website of the Fall Prevention Center of Excellence. Our mission is to identify best practices in fall prevention and to help communities offer fall prevention programs to older people who are at risk of falling.

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What’s happening at the Fall Prevention Center of Excellence

NEWS: Next Online Executive Certificate In Home Modification Series Starts April 2017!

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Falls Prevention Funding Opportunities Announcement from The Administration for Community Living/Administration on Aging:

Evidence-Based Falls Prevention Programs Grants Forecast: The Administration on Aging (AoA) within the Administration for Community Living (ACL), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) forecasts the possible availability of Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 funds to make three-year grants to approxi... Read More

Take a Closer Look at Two Topics from the 2016 Morton Kesten Aging in Place Summit

Read recent stories on topics from the 2016 Morton Kesten Aging in Place Summit. Learn more about the benefits of home modification and the effects of<... Read More

The CDC Seeks Feedback on to Improve Fall Prevention Services

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is seeking insight from physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners to inform and improve fall prevention services. See the flyer here and b... Read More

SLIPS, TRIPS, and FALLS International Conference to take place June 15 & 16, 2017 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Hosted by iDAPT Centre for Rehabilitation Research, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-UHN, this 2 day international conference will highlight the latest in slips, trips, and falls research and products. Presentations, workshops and panel discussions will include topics such as slip resistance evaluat... Read More

Professionals from Across the Country Attend 2016 Morton Kesten Summit

More than 200 professionals and students attended the Morton Kesten Summit 2016: Aging in Homes and Neighborhoods Today: The State of the Art on Research, Pro... Read More