Falls Free

Established in 2015, the Southern Arizona chapter of the Falls Prevention Coalition (SAFPC) is a respected local partnership of community organizations mobilized to spread the word about ways to prevent falls among older adults. SAFPC includes representatives from Pima Council on Aging (PCOA) and the Pima County Health Department (PCHD), along with first-responders from area fire districts/departments, local hospitals and healthcare organizations, educators from the University of Arizona, and social service organizations.

Resources and Links (Click Image for Full Information)

Fall Prevention Resource List

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Southern Chapter of the Arizona Falls Prevention Coalition Information

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PCOA Fall Prevention Checklist

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Preventing Falls at Home

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6 Steps to Prevent a Fall

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Common Myths about Older Adults and Falling

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Additional Resources and Links

Falls Prevention Coalition Action Sheet

General Fall Information

General Fall Information (Spanish)

National Council on Aging

Local Experts and Resources – Links to Daily Videos from the Tucson Morning Blend

 How to Prevent Falls Among Older Adults

 Fall Prevention – Balance, Strength, and Steadiness

 Fall Prevention – Fire Inspector Check at Home

 Exterior Home Safety to Prevent Falls

Community Resources