Preventing Falls in the Elderly

Preventing Falls

Falls can be prevented and a good caregiver can minimize any negative long-term effects if one does occur.  David York Agency is intimately aware of what a safe living space for an elderly person should look like and can help set that up. DYA is well aware of how preventing falls in the elderly is critical.

Things to do to prevent falls include:  (The National Institute on Aging has a handy tip sheet.)

Preventing Falls in the Elderly