On Sept. 22, 2017, Senior Services of Southeastern Virginia will join with the National Council on Aging and hundreds of organizations nationwide to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Falls Prevention Awareness Day with activities sponsored by Virginia Premier Health Plan, Inc., to empower older adults to prevent falls in their everyday life.
In celebration of Falls Prevention Awareness Day, Senior Services will host a half day of fall risk assessments, screenings, giveaways, door prizes, and lunch for seniors 60+.
WHAT: Celebration of Falls Prevention Awareness Day
WHEN: Friday, Sept. 22, 2017
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
WHERE: Chesapeake Avenue United Methodist Church
1200 Chesapeake Ave.
Chesapeake, VA 23324
WHY: One in four Americans over the age of 65 falls every year. However, falling is not
normal part of aging. Every older adult has the power to prevent a fall.
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Director of Development and Community Relations