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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

Join Us for the 2016 Morton Kesten Aging in Place Summit!

On October 20, 2016, Aging in Homes and Neighborhoods Today: The State of the Art on Research, Programs, and Future Directions will be held at the University of Southern California Leonard Davis School of Gerontology from 8... Read More

Friendship leads a Trojan to fight for independence of elders

FPCE Co-Director, Jon Pynoos, was featured in a USC News article on the friendship that sparked his career in aging. Read More

Falls Free® 2016 Photo and Video Contests!

NCOA is sponsoring the Falls Free® 2016 Photo and Video Contests.  The deadline for photo submissions is August 26.... Read More

NEWS: Next Online Executive Certificate In Home Modification Series Starts September 13, 2016!

Click Here to register!... Read More

Webinar on Innovations to Promote and Sustain Falls Prevention Programs

The National Council on Aging is hosting a webinar, Innovations to Promote and Sustain Falls Prevention Programs, on Wednesday, August 10, 2016. The webinar will feature a discussion with the National Falls Prevention Resource Center on ways to enhance fall prevention efforts and ... Read More

Check out what various states did to recognize Fall Prevention Awareness Day 2015

The National Council on Aging has released its compendium that highlights the varied activities conducted across the country to raise awareness and address the risk of falls among older adults. Read More