Thursday, February 26, 2009

How to Prevent Falls - Senior Seminar

Aging in Place in Darien is sponsoring a special event. We're going to have an expert on fall prevention demonstrate what to do to stay steady. It's open to the public.

Safe Steps
Hands-On Ways to Prevent falls and Create a Safer Home Environment

Tuesday, March 17th, 2009

10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Darien Town Hall Gym

2 Renshaw Road

Open to the public and free of charge!

Instructors from Nursing & Home Care, Inc. and Bayada Nurses will teach participants to assess and correct potential falling hazards in and around their own home. Participants will complete a Safe Steps Home Assessment and try balance exercises with the instructors.

Comfortable clothes and sturdy shoes are strongly encouraged!

Come for yourself, a friend, neighbor, or family member. This is important information everyone needs!

Enjoy refreshments and snacks and enter a FREE raffle for a

Sentina Rechargeable Smart-Light

R.S.V.P. Alyssa Israel, Aging in Place Coordinator, 202-2912

This program is sponsored by Aging in Place in Darien, Darien Social Services,

Nursing & Home Care and Bayada Nurses

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