One in three older Americans fall each year. Falls are among the most serious and common problems that threaten independence and quality of life for older adults (65+). Falls are not an inevitable part of aging. While many people think of falls as accidents, the truth is that many falls can be prevented.
Things YOU can do to prevent falls:
Home Safety Checklist:
For more in-depth assistance, contact your local MAP office directly or call the statewide toll-free number (1-844-627-5465).
301 West Preston Street Suite 1007, Baltimore, MD 21201
(410)-767-1100, or 1 (844) 627 5465