6 Steps to Protect Your Older Loved One from a Fall

If you have an aging loved one in your life, helping them reduce their risk of falling is a great way to help them stay healthy and independent as long as possible.  And September 22nd, National Falls Prevention Awareness Day, is the perfect time to take action!

The good news about falls is that most of them can be prevented.  The key is to know where to look.  That’s why the National Council on Aging’s Falls Free Initiative has created these 6 steps to protect your loved one from a fall.