Senior Home Safety Program

Elderly falls attribute to a
significant amount of both dispatches and transports to the Emergency Room when
compared to other traumatic call types and a large percentage of these falls
occur in the home. 

Austin-Travis County EMS has a
team of trained personnel who conduct FREE home safety assessments to identify
potential risks and hazards for slips, trips and falls in […]

Rebuilding Together Austin

Rebuilding Together Austin (RTA)
is a non-profit organization that provides free critical health and safety
repairs for low-income, disabled, and veteran homeowners at no cost, using the
services of volunteers and contractors. 

Rebuilding Together Austin is
seeking an energetic individual, with strong customer service skills, motivated
by the opportunity to assist senior and disabled homeowners. This position
supports the work of Rebuilding […]

Parkinson Victory Summit

On Saturday, April 13th, join the Davis Phinney Foundation, Texas Movement Disorders Specialists, Neurology Solutions Movement Disorders Center, Central Texas Neurology Consultants and 413 Fitness, for The Victory Summit® Parkinson’s symposium.

This national educational event is a moving day of information and inspiration, featuring dynamic presentations from leading movement disorder neurologists and therapists from across the country. It’s an upbeat, fast-paced event […]

Falls Prevention Tips

According to the National Council
of Aging, 1 in 4 American’s aged 65+ falls every year, and falls are the
leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries for American older adults. Falls
are costly in dollars and in quality of life, but there are simple things you
can do to prevent them:

Exercise to improve balance and strength […]

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