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Stepping On - Falls Prevention Class

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Falls are preventable - don't wait until a fall injures more than your pride! Stepping On is a falls prevention workshop that has been researched and proven to reduce falls by 31%!

What is Stepping On?
- It is a falls prevention workshop that meets for 2 hours for 7 weeks. Trained leaders coach you to recognize your risk of falling and help you build the balance, strength and practical skills you need to avoid a fall.

- Class will be seven weeks long
- January: 8, 15, 22, 29 and February: 5, 12, 19
- 2pm to 4pm
- Glasgow Evangelical Church

Eligibility requirements:
- 60 years or older
- Independently living (apartment/house)
- CANNOT use a walker, scooter, or wheelchair full time

Stepping On helps you build confidence in your ability to manage your falls risk! You'll learn:
- To identify and remove fall hazards from your home
- To see and avoid fall hazards out in your community
- To get back on your feet the right way if you fall
- How vision and hearing affect your risk of falling
- To use walking aids the right way
- To choose safe footwear for all your activities
- Strength and balance exercises you can adapt to your individual level
- How medications play a role in your risk of falls

Event Coordinator
  • Price: Free
  • Registration Instructions:

    To register contact:
    - Kalu Rogenes at (406) 228-3663
    - Macartney Earl at (406) 228-3468